Title: Between the Shadow and the Soul
Prompt: Don't count your Mandrakes before they're repotted.
Rating: PG-13 for language
Warnings: Established HP/DM, Secondary Character POV, One-sided BZ/DM
Summary: Often it is the most deserving people who cannot help loving those who destroy them. -Hesse
Author's/Artist's Note: Thank you to my beloved beta team: jamie2109, anthimaeria, oldenuf2nb, and melusinahp. This was a pinch hit and I chose to interpret this as not counting your chickens before they’re hatched. In other words, there’s no such thing as a sure bet.
( I love you in secret, between the shadow and the soul )