The masks we weave for ourselves. / / / The Blue Spirit + The Painted Lady.

ZMD19 - Babysitting

OR: An Excuse to See You Again (A Modern AU)

Rating: T

Word Count: 1142

With his phone jammed between his shoulder and his ear, Zuko fumbles around in the fridge with one hand while the other keeps a carton of eggs balanced on top of the butter. The precariousness of the situation derives from the fact that he’s kind of distracted, too busy trying to concentrate on the argument he’s having with his mother.

“I don’t understand why you won’t just let me do it, Mom. I offered, okay?”

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ZMD7 - Regret

OR: Zuko Gets an Earful From Katara

Rating: T

Word Count: 724

Children giggle and whisper to one another as they crowd outside the door of Master Katara’s healing room. They can’t see who’s in there, but that’s not what interests them.

Master Katara is swearing.

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