Started in 2006, this truly is my longest (and longest-running) fanfiction ever written. I dropped it after having children, but picked it up again in 2016 to wrap it up.
I only worked occassionally with betas up until Chapter 30, so you should notice a marked improvement in grammar / sentence construction from that point on.
My deepest thanks to the betas who have helped make this work less of a disaster than it really should be: Fwe (ca 2006-2008) and Ciesste as well as my husband (2016-),
and of course to rr1963 who unwittingly birthed the plot bunny for this fic with his own epic work, "Soldier of Spira."
On censorship: the only reason this fiction differs from the one posted on a certain other website is because of fair use laws for music and this extended Author's Foreward.
That's right, I had to censor this fiction for
Read the rest via the link in the description!