Neither of them had meant to make their feelings so transparent, but somehow these Amestrians knew (Edward, Greed, Mr. Hohenheim, Alphonse, Dr. Knox… they all had a way of seeing straight through them)
maybe it was something in the way they spoke of each other, or perhaps in the way they protected each other, or in the way they each admired and valued the other
Perhaps the people of this country just have a way of recognizing l o v e when they see it.
Lingfan Week - Making it Public
(repost, because for some reason this never posted in any of the tags, and done a month later because i did not notice at first)
Chapters: 1/1 Fandom: Fullmetal Alchemist - All Media Types, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood & Manga Rating: General Audiences Warnings: No Archive Warnings Apply Relationships: Lan Fan/Ling Yao Characters: Ling Yao, Lan Fan Additional Tags: Canon Compliant, Post-Canon, Established Relationship, Light Angst, Because they technically aren’t supposed to be together, Secret Relationship, except it should be obvious to everyone that these two are a thing Summary:
They kept to the shadows. Stole moments when they could and swallowed the longing when separation couldn’t be helped. She was never far away but was almost always arm’s length out of reach.