But whenever you asked about her classmates, she always fell silent. It was the same expression every time you asked: pursed lips, downward cast eyes, heel absentmindedly grinding into the pavement. Every year you hoped that maybe, maybe this was going to be the year she could talk about someone she had formed a connection with.
AU Fic in which Exiles are their respective Kid/Troll’s adoptive parents.
Part of the Like Chasers series