The Eye of the Tiger Pt. 2Category: FanfictionThe Eye of the Tiger Pt. 24 years ago in Romance More Like This
Fandom(s): Fullmetal Alchemist
Summary: Alphonse has always brought home stray cats, but never before ones liable of giving Edward a heart attack before he's thirty. The tale of how Alphonse accidentally becomes a legendary Xingese figure and solves a cultural dilemma. Post-manga. AlMei.
Edward and Ling were thoroughly engaged in conversation and had been for quite some time when Lan Fan finally showed up.
"I reckon Mustang's going to make a bid for Fuhrer soon, what with Grumman retiring," Edward was saying. "He'll make it, too. The country's hyped up about the vote, and he's a favorite with the younger crowd and the Ishvalans. And with your support and mine... bastard's got it easy." Ed snorted in disdain, unimpressed.
Ling was grinning. "I'm sure he was betting on it," he said. "Amestris's first democratic vote, huh? This will be historic."
"You should see the atmosphere there," Edward agreed, recalling how it had been before he'd