2 Works in Michael Stires
Our beloved duo meet in college under some . . . unusual circumstances.
This story is going to take a while, it involves things like character development and humor. You've been warned. Booth/Brennan alternating POV. Rated for language, content, language, sexual situations, eventual minor violence, and language.
Liberties will be taken. You (yes you) may even get offended. But I can tell you right now, it all works out. Because I'm driving the bus. I know where it goes.
Cross-posted from FF.net
First her parents vanished. Then her brother left. Then foster family after foster family didn't work out. Temperance Brennan learned that there is no such thing as permanence, that she is no good at navigating interpersonal relationships, and that people will always let her down.