bad things happen bingo
“I’m sorry,” Zuko said, so quiet his voice was almost lost beneath the crashing waves. “Please don’t burn me again, Father. I’ll be quiet. I won’t question you again. Please.”
His voice cracked on the last word. And in that moment, all Sokka could see was the age of the scar warping one half of his face. When they met, Zuko was sixteen and the scar was just as old as it was now, and that meant—that meant—
(For the Bad Things Happen Bingo, prompt: Struggling Against the Caretaker).
- Part 1 of bad things happen bingo
“I used to sleep there,” Harry snaps.
He’s breathing hard. He feels like he’s run a marathon, even though he’s just sitting there uselessly, staring at a perfectly ordinary cupboard.
“What?” Sirius says.
(For the Bad Things Happen Bingo, prompt: Childhood Trauma).
- Part 2 of bad things happen bingo