He has to leave her body behind when the walkers come. He has just turned away and closed his eyes when hers snap open.
When the trade for hostages goes bad, Beth is shot in the hallway of Grady hospital. Her family believes she’s dead. In the parking lot an approaching horde threatens their safety as they try to leave, but Daryl can’t just leave her behind. So he doesn’t.
1st Place Best Fix-It Fic for 2016 Moonshine Awards
2nd Place Best Happily Ever After for 2016 Moonshine Awards
3rd Place Best One-Shot for 2016 Moonshine Awards
A post-Coda AU world, where Beth lives and Team Family are reunited. The biggest problem though is that Beth suffers from memory loss and no one really knows what to do. Daryl tries his best to push her away, but some things – such as love – is one of the most difficult things to just get rid of.
3rd place Best Fix-It Fic for 2015 Moonshine Awards