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Summary:

Carol is a former soldier with physical and mental wounds who has moved to the mountains of Virginia. Daryl is the national park ranger who lives close by. They become friends and more.


Rated: T
Categories: Alternate Universe
Characters: Daryl
Genres: Romance
Warnings: Sexual Situations
Series: None
Chapters: 16 Completed: No
Word count: 40175 Read: 5537
Published: June 11, 2016 Updated: August 29, 2016



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Story Notes:

Carol has been a soldier all of her adult life. She is wounded in all sorts of ways but she is still is a fighter. Still trying to overcome her guilt and remorse about having to kill as a soldier and the lingering effects of her physical wounds.

Daryl has found a home in the National Park Service. He has a comfortable happy life but he finds himself drawn to Carol is new neighbor.

1. Fallen Soldier by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 9] Liked (2133 words)

Carol moves into her new house and meets her new neighbor.

2. Good Deed Are Their Own Reward by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 6] (2685 words)

Carol and Daryl go on a date.

3. Make War, Then Love by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 5] (2397 words)

Carol and Daryl tell each other the story of their lives.

4. Nothing Wong With Right Now by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 6] (2683 words)

Carol and Daryl grow closer.

5. Get Out When the Getting's Good by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] (2521 words)

Daryl realizes that Carol's PTSD is more serious than he thought.

6. Ambivalent by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] Liked (2997 words)

Carol recognizes that her feelings for Daryl are far from casual.

7. Be Careful What You Wish For by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] (3502 words)

Daryl celebrates a big day and he gets a wish granted.

8. Letters From Paradise by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] (1579 words)

Daryl struggles to communicate with Carol.

9. Second Chances by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 5] (2241 words)

Carol responds with a letter of her own.

10. Catching Up by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 2] (2177 words)

Carol and Daryl catch up by writing letters.

11. Saturday Night Fever by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] (2235 words)

Daryl is out on the town on a Saturday night.

12. Passages by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 2] (2102 words)

Carol reconnects with Sasha and faces new challenges.

13. What Has to Be by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 4] Liked (2795 words)

Carol gets some good news and shares it with Daryl.

14. What Really Matters by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 4] Liked (2677 words)

Daryl gets good and bad news.

15. Far As I Can See by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] (2641 words)

Daryl is back in Virginia and change is in the air.

16. Binding Ties by Booksrbetter [Reviews - 3] Liked (2810 words)

Carol and Daryl get married.