He listened, listened to the woman try and lay claim to the kid, so much like the Claimers that he had been forced to join forces with, until he found Rick, Michonne and Carl. Hatred filled him; his blood ran cold. Daryl reached out as Noah started to step towards the cop, and laid his hand firmly on Noah’s chest, pushing him back slightly. Daryl stepped forward, barely containing the growl behind his words. “No, he ain’t staying,” Daryl moved to flank Rick on his left side.
Takes place in S5, Beth was taken by the Grady cops but got away. The funeral home was just the beginning. Daryl almost lost her so he’s not wasting any more time. Survival is about more than fighting the dead. It’s about living too.
Set about five years from when Beth was taken from Daryl at the funeral home. Team family living in Alexandria without certain events ( eg no Negan).
Beth is found after suffering numerous traumas, can they help her to heal?
“And when the pieces came together; when time unfroze itself and he realized with a gut-wrenching, sinking feeling what had happened—what he had just lost—Daryl Dixon felt everything that was holding him in the present disappear in a cloud of blinding rage. ‘I see red… everything is red. Everything I see is red.'”
3rd Place Best Fix It Fic for 2017 Moonshine Awards
That gunshot left her with more than one scar. Wounded and wary, Beth looks at the world with new eyes. The girl she was and the woman she’s become are at odds. Her instincts are telling her a lot of things. What they’re saying the loudest is that Daryl is the only one who can understand her pain. And that he might be the only thing that can help her heal.
2nd Place Best Fix It Fix for 2017 Moonshine Awards
3rd Place Best ASZ Fic for 2017 Moonshine Awards
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