Minerva has just finished her first term teaching. A series of misunderstandings leads to an embarrassing moment, injured feelings, regret, growing understanding, then resolution. A Minerva McGonagall fic set in 1957, with forays into the past. More than a romance; stories within stories.
Voted Favorite Legacy Story in the "Minerva McGongall" category in the Spring/Summer 2013 HP Fanfic Fan Poll Awards.
Main Characters: Minerva McGonagall, Albus Dumbledore.
Other Canon Characters: Poppy Pomfrey, Rubeus Hagrid, Wilhelmina Grubbly-Plank, Tom Riddle, Grindelwald, and others.
Not DH-compliant. Disregards DH.
Most content T-rated. Pertinent warnings appear in individual chapter notes. See individual chapter summaries for characters appearing in that chapter.
Resolving a Misunderstanding was selected to be a featured story on the Petulant Poetess during January 2008 and was a featured story on Sycophant Hex Lumos in May 2007.