headcanon in which lily is not the saint everyone makes her out to be but instead HUMAN and A MOTHER and so—for just a second—wishes it had been neville
The first time Lily sees her, it’s a week after Dumbledore…
and i’ve been a fool and i’ve been blind; i can never leave the past behind (listen)
Fun Fact! The Life and Times is longer than War and Peace! Congratulations for reading such a long fanfic, Jily fandom!
feels though because james was the best dad, I mean:
being terrified that they were bringing a baby into all this when they were soldiers and kids and didn’t have a fucking clue
but doing it anyway because this was part of him and her and she was everything