A Short Goodbye [FitzSimmons WW1 AU]
"The walk to the platform is both too long and too short as they drift along, always in step, always a few inches too close". WWI AU. Friends since childhood, FitzSimmons must part as Fitz is conscripted into the WWI British army.
- Part 1 of A Short Goodbye [FitzSimmons WW1 AU]
Fandoms: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (TV)
01 Sep 2014
“The time, she soon found, passed by like winter mud; thick, heavy, and cold, filling up her boots as she tried to wade through each day, sinking deeper with every footstep.” WWI AU and sequel to 'A Short Goodbye'. As the day dawns for Fitz to arrive home on leave, Simmons is instead delivered a letter telling her that her best friend has been killed in action. Devastated but determined not to be beaten, she joins numerous other women in becoming a volunteer nurse, a decision that heralds the chance at a new life; adventure, new friendships, fresh horizons, and, at the end of the war, a shocking discovery about what really happened to her best friend…
- Part 2 of A Short Goodbye [FitzSimmons WW1 AU]