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burning_ice ([personal profile] burning_ice) wrote2012-02-05 01:00 am

Wind at My Back - Home

TITLE - Home (February 5, 2012)
UNIVERSE - Canon (Season 4)
GENRE - Angst
WORD COUNT - ~100
RATING - PG
SUMMARY - "Home is where the heart is."
WRITTEN FOR - [livejournal.com profile] drabblefix (Prompt 3 - Home)

She turns in her bed. None of the positions work - not on her back, not on her stomach…not even on her side, a position she had gotten quite used to.

Everything happened so fast. Leaving New Bedford in a broken condition, only to come back in an even more broken condition hurt. It hurt her relationships with her friends and her mother. She was looked down upon by the townspeople.

Perhaps she shouldn't have gone home.

"Home is where the heart is." That old expression is idiotic.

"Home is where the hurt is" would define it all much better.