Sam Winchester has four problems when he runs into an old friend from high school.
1. Vanessa thinks he’s just a perfectly normal guy. Dean knows better. And balancing the past and present is going to be tricky, especially since . . .
2. Dean won’t stop flirting with her. Except when he’s busy dealing with the fact that . . .
3. Vanessa lives in what just might be the weirdest and creepiest house Sam has ever seen. Oh, and then there’s . . .
4. The ghost.Details:
22,400 words. R (for language). Gen. Set after "Playthings" and before "Nightshifter." Attitudes, opinions, actions, and violence comparable to what is seen on the show.Disclaimer:
I don't own Sam, Dean, or the Supernatural
universe. No profit, etc.Author's Note:
This story is set in the same continuity as, includes a character from, and references the story Things They Would Not Teach Me of in College
. You don't need to have read that story to read this one, but this one will give away a couple of its plot points.Thanks:
, for giving so much time and energy and effort to this event.
, because it's not often a fic needs a research assistant, but I could not have done this without your help.
, you're a sounding board, a sanity check, and a beta extraordinaire, and in addition to all that, you're the one who got me to watch Supernatural
in the first place.
, you helped me brainstorm, listened to me babble for months, beta'ed the whole thing twice
, and generally supported every stage of getting this thing from idea to finished story.
And to 1orelei
, it has just been an utter privilege and complete pleasure to work with you on this. I cannot say enough about how much I love your art! It's been amazing to see what you come up with, and you've been an awesome collaborator.
You ladies all rock.
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