The original story of the little mermaid is that she must kill the prince in order to be human, and in the end, she loves him too much and kills herself instead.
His legs trembled as he walked down the familiar corridor, the portraits dotted around the hall glared at him. The dead blue eye stared back at him with each blink of an eye, the usual glint forgotten.
‘Draco’ she gasped peeling herself from the steps she had sat on.
His guilty gaze met the big brown eyes staring up. He had known it would have been over the moment he stalked up the astronomy tower, yet it pained him to look at the strained expression on the face that had came to trust him.
‘You’ve done it.’ she stated with a quiver, the tear threatening to fall down the cheek he had once stroked with affection.
he moved closer towards her form ‘I-’
‘Don’t’ she spat, before shoving past him, leaving him there with his sins.
harry potter; harry, suffering like this proves you are still a man! This pain is part of being human … the fact that you can feel pain like this is your greatest strength.
Dramione AU | Hermione gate-crashes Draco & Astoria’s wedding
The wedding was beautiful. Astoria wore a gorgeous and probably most expensive dress, and they had moving figures on their sodding wedding cake. Everything and everyone looked classy, too. It was exactly like a pureblood wedding should be, she thought, and once again she wondered why she’d come here. Maybe she’d hoped he’d see her, and be reminded of those days, and call the whole thing off for her. But this was no soppy movie, and he wouldn’t give up everything for a girl.
And then he caught her eye, briefly, and he stopped smiling and looked away. It hurt. Nothing had ever hurt more.
But don’t you remember,
don’t you remember?
The reason you loved me before,
Baby please remember me once more.