Summary: An impromptu "assignment" to Xerxes reveals Maria Ross' true fate and leaves Ed seething with humiliation and anger. He returns to Central, determined to confront Mustang for the insult, but instead finds him in the hospital with another homunculi attack looming overhead. Can he and Roy learn to work together or will their differences continue to divide them?
AUTHOR: catw00man and zippitgood
UNIVERSE: Another Road Traveled
SERIES: Promise Filled Sky
CHARACTERS: Roy Mustang, Edward Elric, Riza Hawkeye, Kain Fuery, Vato Falman
WORD COUNT: 4,717 (Chapter), 17,547 (Overall)
DISCLAIMER: The characters portrayed within are not ours. This is merely a loving response to the original work.
AUTHOR'S NOTE: This story is part of a larger Universe called Another Road Traveled. Promise Filled Sky falls within this universe. This story is the beginning of the saga which currently includes other ongoing stories which can be found HERE.
ARTIST: The beautiful art for this story was provided by the very talented onaxe as part of the 2012 au_bigbang challenge.
AO3 | Chapter 2