- Astronomy Tower
- Original Female Witch/Severus Snape
- Original Female Witch Severus Snape
- Romance Angst
- The Harry Potter at Hogwarts Years
- Order of the Phoenix
Published: 03/19/2005Updated: 07/13/2015Words: 282,703Chapters: 64Hits: 98,814
A Merciless Affection
- Story Summary:
- When a N.E.W.T. Potions field trip goes badly wrong, a chain of events is set in motion that may cost Snape more than his life, and a student more than her heart. Angst/angsty romance. SS/OC (of-age student). AU after HBP but canon with OotP. Contains mature theme and some sex.
A Merciless Affection Prologue03/19/2005
When a N.E.W.T. Potions field trip goes badly wrong, all’s well that ends well, right? Not quite. A chain of events is set in motion that may cost Snape more than his life, and a student more than her heart. Angst/angsty romance. SS/OC (of-age student). Set during OotP. Contains mature theme and some sex.
In Which Sarah Darkglass discovers the Room of Requirement, and Severus Snape solves a mystery.
In Which Sarah spends a morning with Miriam.
[i]In Which[/i] our benighted lovers are reconciled, thanks to Harry Potter.
Chapter 45 - Anywhere You Go Let Me Go Too01/06/2006
[i]In Which[/i] Sarah intervenes determinedly as events unfold.
Chapter 46 - We Can Breathe At Last01/26/2006
In Which: Dumbledore returns and a discussion of our lovers' future ensues.
Chapter 47 - God Give Me Courage to Show You02/07/2006
In Which Sarah is brought up to speed on a great many past events.
Chapter 48 - Try to Forgive03/05/2006
In Which: Angelina discovers the truth and Sarah learns of a tragic event.
Chapter 49 - Stay by My Side, Guide Me!03/26/2006
In Which: Sarah finally leaves Hogwarts.
Chapter 50 - I'm Here, Nothing Can Harm You04/13/2006
In Which Sarah and Severus return to Knockturn Alley...and an unpleasant surprise.
Chapter 51 - Now, How You've Repaid Me04/22/2006
In Which: Sarah and Severus are forced to deal with a variety of events as their summer holidays continue.
Chapter 52 - Save Me from My Solitude04/25/2006
In Which: Severus takes drastic action to forestall any machinations by Bellatrix.
Chapter 53 - Precious Little Ingenue05/08/2006
In Which: Sarah and Severus must answer to the Dark Lord.
In Which: Sarah gets her N.E.W.T. results, Severus gets annoyed by a small creature, and Dumbledore pays a visit to Knockturn Alley.
In Which: Sarah's fogginess of mind results in bad things happening.
Chapter 56 - Enter At Last12/23/2006
In Which: Connor disrupts the lives of our heroes.
Chapter 57 - What Horrors Wait For Me?01/03/2007
In Which: Sarah frets and Caius does something (for a change).
Chapter 58 - Before It's Too Late01/14/2007
In Which: Sarah discovers what has happened to Severus.
In Which: We find out what's been happening to Snape.
In Which: Sarah gives birth and our story ends.
In Which: Sarah's first year as an apprentice is revealed in a series of drabbles.
In Which: an alternative version of DH is shown in a series of drabbles and double-drabbles.
Chapter 63 - Epilogue 3: The Years After07/13/2015
In Which: almost everybody lives happily ever after.