2 Works in Episode: s05e14 In Purgatory's Shadow
16 Aug 2012
"It's always the very last moment when parents can choose to surprise you, isn't it."
"It isn't guaranteed that the surprise will be a pleasant one, though. It could be a surprise that lets you down, instead."
The Changeling's sigh is heavy, exhausted, the sort that Julian saves for after one of his impossibly long shifts, or arguing with an exceedingly uncooperative patient. "But I couldn't let you go where you're headed without attempting to offer you something comforting… Without trying to reach out to you and cure this loneliness that… Well, I, for one, would have thought it impossible until I assumed your form."