I remember it like yesterday. In fact, it feels almost as it was only yesterday when we fell in love. If only you could remember..
“Draco, please,” she whispered, reaching into her pocket and fingering her wand. “You have to go-
“I need you, Hermione!” he barked his confession. Fuck you, Salazar. “Is that what you want to hear? Is that what it will take?”
“I didn’t want to say goodbye like this,” she murmured, more to herself as she withdrew her wand with quaking fingers. “I didn’t want it to be this hard-
“What the hell are you doing?” he questioned, eyeing her with a wary and cautious glare. “Lower your wand, Granger!”
“I’m sorry,” she moaned, straightening her wrist. “I’m so sorry, Draco, but I need you to be safe-
“Don’t you DARE, Hermione-
“Petrificus Totalus!” she cried, and Draco’s body went taut and still as the spell took effect. He reminded her of one of those toy soldiers; firm and proud, but completely lifeless in the eyes, and she knew this would haunt her.
Isolation - Chapter 24 - Bex-Chan