Genre: Drama, Romance
Pairing: Severus Snape/ Petunia Dursley
Disclaimer: The HP characters belong to JKR and her publishers.
Summary: AU, non-magic. London, 1829: Years ago, Severus Snape had no chance of marrying the woman he loved, Lily Evans. Now a rich chemist, he makes the acquaintance of Vernon and Petunia Dursley, the latter being his lost love’s elder sister. Lily and her husband James Potter have died thirteen years ago, leaving a mentally handicapped and epileptic son, who is not accepted by his uncle and locked away after a tragic accident. Not allowed to see her abused nephew, a desperate Petunia finally seizes an opportunity and asks Snape for help.
Chapter 01, Chapter 02, Chapter 03, Chapter 04