Stairway to Paradise- Ch20- FMA Fan FictionRoy had been asleep too when the doorbell rangStairway to Paradise- Ch20- FMA Fan Fiction1 year ago in General Fiction More Like This
Ed almost jumped out of his skin, limbs flailing around in panic as the cheery ring jolted him from his shallow sleep.
Roy flinched too, if only because Ed's flesh and bone fist had collided with his jaw. "Owe! Fullmetal!" Roy groused, resituating the boy in his arms so that Roy had a tight hold on him and preventing any more damage to his face.
"What was that?" Ed demanded, clinging to Roy's shirt. "Mustang, what was that?!"
"It's just the doorbell," Roy said, regaining a measure of himself now that the suddenness of it all had passed.
Ed seemed to take some comfort in Roy's confidence, but the undercurrent of unease was still there. "Where am I?"
"My house, remember?" Roy asked, easily getting to his feet with Ed still in his arms. Roy really needed to get him to eat more. He was nothing but bones underneath loose, scarred skin, and he would be prone to illness as long as he was so miserably underweight. "I bet that's