Title: Lessons Learned
Summary: James Potter is not what Draco would have expected. But then again, things rarely happen the way Draco expects them to.
Rating: R for language only
Disclaimer: All Harry Potter characters herein are the property of J.K. Rowling and Bloomsbury/Scholastic. No copyright infringement is intended.
Epilogue compliant? Yes, as far as the books go. Anything else JKR has said may or may not have been adhered to.
Word Count: ~14,700
Author's Notes: leochi, I took your prompt of slow development of a friendship that turns into love and your desire to have the epilogue kids included and sort of ran with it. It may have gone in a different direction than you wanted, but hopefully you'll find it enjoyable anyway!
Thanks so much to B and S for your endless beta help, A for your britpick knowledge, M for sharing your expertise, R for continuous encouragement, and R for a priceless set of fresh eyes. Also thanks to the mods who've been absolutely fabulous!
( Lessons Learned )