Characters: Hohenheim, OCs
Word Count: 850
Summary: Going into the emperor's employ was a quick way to land a price on one's head. Hohenheim found that out the hard way.
Warnings: Violence, a touch of black humor
Notes: Written for cornerofmadness for the Equivalent Exchange charity round at fmagiftexchange, with the prompt: Hohenheim – a glimpse into his long history. Thanks goes to enemytosleep for very the very thorough beta on this and for keeping me on track! ^^
Being the emperor's advisor was a familiar occupation, if nothing else.