AU - Alex has lived with her foster parent, Desi, for 5 years. For a while she really believed he loved her, until something snapped inside him, he became cruel. Alex is trying to work out how to deal with her messy life when a new foster kid is sent to live with them, Piper Chapman. Piper's own life has fallen apart, with the 2 girls slowly learning how to help each other.
Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 39,994 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 12/10 - Published: 10/4 - Piper C., Alex V., Nicky N., OC