Characters/Pairing: Willow/Angel, Spike/Tara, Buffy, Wesley, Xander, Anya, Dawn
Rating: FRAO/NC-17 (eventually)
Summary: *Set in BTVS S6 after Doublemeat Palace* Willow's decision to give up magic has dire consequences no one foresaw, bringing Angel back to Sunnydale and taking Tara and Spike down a path neither one of them ever expected in the quest to save Willow from a fate worse than death.
Word Count: 2837
The Blue Pencil Crew: The absolutely stupendous lilbreck.
Distribution: My LJ, AO3, and my site only.
Disclaimer: I own nothing. It all belongs to Joss and a bunch of other people who are not now and have never been me.
Author's Notes: This was written for the lovely desdemonaspace, who dearly loves her Spara. I hope this story is everything she could want.
i will make you hurt (Chapter 20)