Also: AU where Rugal’s Cardassian parents are 100% progressive with no repurcusions, and share child custody with his Bajoran parents, and they regularly meet on DS9 to catch up and for Rugal to switch homes for a bit.
“Herondales.“ Zachariah’s voice was a breath, half laughter, half pain. "I had almost forgotten. No other family does so much for love, or feels so much guilt for it. Don’t carry the weight of the world on you, Jace. It’s too heavy for even a Herondale to bear.”