Before the Unification War tore the 'Verse apart, it first pulled two people together. 19-year-old Malcolm Reynolds, aspiring Independent fighter, and Inara Serra, 20, Companion-in-training. Fate binds them to each other. Duty divides them. And by the time they realize what's worth fighting for, it might be too late to save it. Pre-series AU, Mal/Inara.
Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 48,315 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 9/18 - Published: 2/14 - [Mal, Inara] Nandi