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Rating
15+
Chapters
23
Words
70,419
Characters
Dumbledore, James, Lily, OC, Remus Lupin, Sirius Black, Snape, Voldemort, Narcissa, Lucius, Peter Pettigrew, M. McGonagall
Primary Relationship
Secondary Relationship(s)
Genre(s)
Angst, AU, Drama
Era
Advisory
Mild Language, Strong Violence
Story Reviews
35
Status
Work In Progress (WIP)
First Published
2004-06-12 9:03am
Last Chapter
2005-05-04 3:45am
Last Updated
2005-07-28 2:47pm

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Ch. # Chapter Title Word Count Reviews
1 Introductions

Part one of my series: Severus Snape has endured his parents' abuse for five lonely years. Then he finds his solace in the spunky red-headed girl next door. Their friendship will stand the trials of childhood, but as they grow older, will it last through the choices each must make? Note: NOT a Lily/Severus ship.

4,054 7
2 Friends and Enemies

Chapter Two: Severus vows to protect his younger brother from their father's anger.

3,660 1
3 Actions and Reactions

Severus Snape has endured his parents' abuse for five lonely years. Then he finds his solace in the spunky red-headed girl next door. Their friendship will stand the trials of childhood, but as they grow older, will it last through the choices each must make? Note: NOT a Lily/Severus ship.

3,545 2
4 An Unexpected Ally

Severus Snape has endured his parents' abuse for five lonely years. Then he finds his solace in the spunky red-headed girl next door. Their friendship will stand the trials of childhood, but as they grow older, will it last through the choices each must make? Note: NOT a Lily/Severus ship.

2,821 1
5 Birthday Gifts and Their Consequences

Severus Snape has endured his parents' abuse for five lonely years. Then he finds his solace in the spunky red-headed girl next door. Their friendship will stand the trials of childhood, but as they grow older, will it last through the choices each must make? Note: NOT a Lily/Severus ship.

4,035 1
6 A Ray of Hope

Severus Snape has endured his parents' abuse for five lonely years. Then he finds his solace in the spunky red-headed girl next door. Their friendship will stand the trials of childhood, but as they grow older, will it last through the choices each must make? Note: NOT a Lily/Severus ship.

4,567 1
7 Escape?

Severus Snape has endured his parents' abuse for five lonely years. Then he finds his solace in the spunky red-headed girl next door. Their friendship will stand the trials of childhood, but as they grow older, will it last through the choices each must make? Note: NOT a Lily/Severus ship.

3,419 1
8 Hogwarts

Severus and Lily arrive at Hogwarts, and we find out just what started all this animosity between James, Sirius, and Sevy!

3,860 1
9 New Worries

First day of classes, and Severus has already made a reputation for himself!

2,545 2
10 Lessons Learned

Severus finds out just what Lucius wants with him at the edge of the forest, and Lily doesn't like it...plus, Severus' first Potions class, and the lesson that appearances can be deceiving.

4,187 1
11 Notes From Home

Severus is the first to sign up to stay over Christmas, and everybody is suddenly interested in why.

3,444 1
12 A Cold Reunion

Severus and Lily disembark on their Christmas Holidays. How will they be welcomed at home?

2,713 2
13 The Malfoys' Party

Christmas Eve is here, and with it the impending party at Malfoy Manor. Will Severus be allowed to attend? If so, what can he expect?

4,592 2
14 A Startling Discovery

It's Christmas at the Snape household. What will the holidays bring? And how will Severus react when he discovers the reason behind his mother's behavior?

2,803 1
15 Welcome Back

Severus returns to school, and gets his very own reception committee!

2,329 1
16 Aftermath

The end of the week has come. Have Severus' dorm mates regained Slytherin's lead? How will Lucius react?

3,114 1
17 Sabine

Severus returns home for the summer holidays, brooding about the upcoming birth of his sibling. Things begin to look even bleaker as news of the birth reaches the boy.

2,399 1
18 Summer Days

Sabine's birth affects Severus in more ways than he imagined. But are the changes really for the best?

2,351 1
19 Visiting the Manor

Severus' visit with Lucius has arrived. Will it be what he expected?

1,720 1
20 Occlumency?

Sebastian tells Severus how to protect himself against the Malfoys' plans.

1,171 1
21 Return to - Normalcy?

Will things be business as usual at Hogwarts? How will Severus react to the conversation he overheard? And most importantly - what will Lily say?

2,209 1
22 Warnings

Chapter 22: First Day of term. Will everything be as it was during first year? Or will Severus still need to sleep with one eye open?

1,834 1
23 Life Lessons

Chapter 23: Severus' retaliation to the dynamic duo goes too far in the eyes of Professor Melison.

3,047 3

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