James and Emma Potter are twins - inseparable. They have their Hogwarts years planned out: pull amazing pranks, find all of the castle's secrets and stuff their brains out. There was no question about their House: "Gryffindor, where dwell the brave at heart!" James says, lifting an imaginary sword. But what happens when the impossible happens?
Eventual pairing: RegulusxEmma, slight SiriusxOC
What if Lily and Severus's friendship had blossomed into something more? A single word can ruin a budding relationship. A single person can have the impact of a lifetime.
Regulus Black attempts to study and learn Parseltongue for his NEWT exam, but also to learn more about Lord Voldemort. With the help of three small water snakes and an old library book, he unlocks the secret to this difficult language.