RWBY post-v7 short fics
"Your sister loves you so much. To Winter, you’re the person that matters most, Weiss," Penny says earnestly.
“Clearly not as much as Ironwood’s orders matter to her,” she mutters, back to hiding in the warm comfort of Ruby’s cloak.
“Loyalty borne out of a debt of gratitude is not love. And these past few months, especially when you were reported missing, thoughts of you were what kept Winter moving forward. I’ve seen it ever since I woke up after Beacon.”
or, Weiss feels hurt by Winter's choice. Her team and Penny show her that she is still very much loved.
- Part 1 of RWBY post-v7 short fics
“Can she… hear me?” Winter says softly, hand gripping her forearm in anxiety. Her back is ramrod straight, but her head remains turned away. Somehow she couldn’t bear to meet those soft green eyes full of empathy.
“Not in the same sense that you or I experience ‘hearing...’” Penny begins hesitantly, moving even closer to the nervous woman. “But I believe she is aware… to an extent.”
Or, a few apologies owed and promises made by Winter Schnee to Fria and her sisters (...and a promise that Robyn lovingly makes to Winter) as she carves out her own path.
- Part 2 of RWBY post-v7 short fics