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Rating
12+
Chapters
21
Words
62,150
Characters
Dumbledore, James, Lily, OC, Remus Lupin, Sirius Black, Snape, Voldemort, Peter Pettigrew, M. McGonagall
Primary Relationship
James/Lily
Secondary Relationship(s)
Genre(s)
Romance, Humor, General
Era
Advisory
No Warnings
Story Reviews
176
Status
Work In Progress (WIP)
First Published
2004-11-25 6:30pm
Last Chapter
2006-03-16 2:43am
Last Updated
2006-03-16 2:43am

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Ch. # Chapter Title Word Count Reviews
1 But I Do Love You

It's Lily's last year at Hogwarts, and she's determined to make it the best. But with Voldemort taking over everywhere, people are becoming distraught and friendships are breaking. Not to mention a certain someone just won't seem to give up on her. It seems like Lily just can't catch a break, and her friends and family are in danger...

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2 Starting Over

It's Lily's last year at Hogwarts, and she's determined to make it the best. But with Voldemort taking over everywhere, people are becoming distraught and friendships are breaking. Not to mention a certain someone just won't seem to give up on her. It seems like Lily just can't catch a break, and her friends and family are in danger...

2,301 8
3 Cowboys, Mudbloods and NEWTs

A start of term prank brought to Hogwarts by none other than the Marauders starts the school year off with a bang, brought down somewhat by the prospect of NEWTs exams at the end of the year. James and Lily's agreement to be friends seems to be working. Not everything is happy though, it seems like Voldemort's death eaters have infiltrated Hogwarts...

3,884 9
4 What's the World Coming to?

Still the day of the attack. Discussions are held at the prefects meeting. Who's behind it? What's to be done? Who's in danger? Questions are flying every which way and it seems there aren't really any answers. The tragedies occuring in the wizarding world seem to have come into Hogwarts.

3,334 11
5 Changes and Denial

Everyone's growing up and there's a new level of maturity forming. Too bad this means facing the possibilty that James Potter isn't such a bad person afterall. It's so annoying when people you've hated forever, almost, start revealing their better side.

3,437 10
6 Welcome to Reality

Lily and James have their first meeting with the Head Master. Hagrid is one of the Ministry's suspects. And Lily and James get a little more comfortable with each other. A few more realizations, say goodbye to your perfect life.

3,156 10
7 Discoveries

Lily finally figures out why Remus is such a mystery. It seems like the attackers have slipped through the ministry's fingers. Most people assume they've given up anyways since it's been so long...

4,040 10
8 Pure-blood Prejudice

The aftermath of Timothy's attack with an unexpected twist. A little bit of L/J romance thrown in to lighten the mood. ^_^ Enjoy.

2,335 6
9 Quidditch Before Christmas

The first Quidditch game of the season is here! It's Gryffindor vs. Slytherin! Plans for Christmas are made... who will be staying at Hogwarts and who will be going home?

2,486 8
10 I Dare You

It's the last day of term before winter holidays! Time for some long awaited romance between a certain two characters! ^_^

3,228 12
11 Tis The Season

It's christmas day, and quite an eventful one at that! It is in the end at least, with a little more than the usual L/J romance to finish it off ^_^

2,951 14
12 The Date

Here we go. It's the big moment! The very FIRST date! Hesitations and awkward moments, don't we just love the beginnings of a relationship?

4,311 10
13 Orphans

Lily and Raven plan to pay a long over-due visit to Hagrid. Taken away by Professor McGonagall however, to visit the headmaster, Raven is unable to join Lily. Hagrid reveals some news that will affect the lives of Lily and those around her. Voldemort has, once again, appeared in the wizarding world, leaving disaster and dispair in his wake.

3,295 6
14 A New Perspective

James gets lectured in the ways of women by Sirius Black. Lily finds out what her baby bird really is and all the while love is in the air.

2,547 10
15 Career Prospects

While opening about a thousand letters, all concerning the death of the Sheppards, Raven comes out with what she wishes her future career to be. A sentimental moment is interrupted and a fierce pillow fight errupts. But, surprise surprise, the revelations are not over. James comes out with his career choice as well.

3,339 10
16 The Letter

Raven has gone to meet her aunt and brother at Hogsmede, but curiously, they can't find her. Lily tries to avoid James' questioning on what is going on, but isn't very successful. Then something happens and she has no choice. She has to tell them.

1,753 3
17 The Chase

Lily's going after Raven and she's enlisted some help. But will they be able to work together? And will they find her before she does something truly stupid?

2,141 4
18 Be Serious

Lily, James, and Sirius come up with a plan of action, deciding to split up in order to cover more ground.

2,460 2
19 Chaos in the Shrieking Shack

It's the full moon, and in order for Sirius to get back to Hogwarts he takes a little short cut through the Shrieking Shack. The only problem is who he finds there besides Remus!!

2,580 1
20 Disaster By Moonlight

Sirius and Raven are trapped in the Shrieking Shack, their exit barred by an angry Remus who has transformed into a werewolf. It's Prongs to the rescue, but even if he manages to get everyone out alive he has an angry red-head to contend with.

2,108 2
21 Warnings on a Dark Night

It's a week later and Lily hasn't spoken to James, or even acknowledged his existence in the most miniscule way. But she's found that she can't ignore him any longer and even worse; she's discovered doesn't want to. An unexpected ally comes to Lily with a vague warning; Hogwarts might possibly be in danger again! With an unpredictable love life and the threat of more attacks, it is not the ideal start to a new year.

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