Any Other Way: Kataang Week 2017 - Unconditional
Summary: A city councilman oversteps his boundaries and says that Bumi and Kya will never be what Aang or the world wants them to be. Aang and Katara assure their children and each other that they shouldn’t want things to be any other way.
Word Count: 2,278
A/N: This is my last submission for Kataang Week, so thank you to the mods and everyone who participated! I loved sharing what I wrote with y’all and loved what everyone else submitted!
“Avatar Aang, please reconsider.”
“I’m sorry, but my mind is made up,” Aang said with an edge of force.
The councilman’s face grew red with frustration, but he took a deep breath to hold his composure. “This meeting is crucial in determining the fate of the United Republic, Avatar. It would be beneficial for you to be present.”
“I understand that, Councilman Katsuro, but I have a prior engagement. You must understand.” Aang glanced at the picture of his family on his desk and smiled, but the councilman didn’t seem convinced.