A brief note written in the journal of mass shooter Jared Lee Loughner. On January 8, 2011Loughner shot 19 peoplegathered at a Safeway in Tucson, Arizona. 6 were killed, and AZ Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was critically wounded after being shot in the head at point-blank range. Loughner was arrested and sentenced to 7 consecutive life terms + 140 years in prison with no parole.
A/N: So once for a school project I researched Type 1 diabetes. People have been asking for a Shalaska where we have a protective!Sharon so here we go with a oneshot. Be aware, I tried to be correct with like facts and shit but if i got stuff wrong please do tell me in an ask/callout here or on my personal blog. Don’t do it on AQconfessions, I don’t read that. not after we lost squeaky (rip)
Takes place in Tucson, Az (hi tempest!), as that’s the place I know the downtown area of(also its close to where I’ll be seeing WotC this thursday yay). Cameos from some s9 gal-pals, some fluff, angst and h/c for your troubles this fine day/evening/3am/whenever this gets posted. This author’s note is too long, I know. You know what else is too long? This fic. 9k motherfuckin words.
Summary: Alaska has had type 1 diabetes since she was a teen. Sharon at the time was just a friend, but quickly developed a motherly devotion when it came to Alaska’s numbers. Now that Alaska and Sharon broke things off, Alaska wants more than anything to be a normal 22-year-old girl. A want that is dangerous for a person like her.