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My Immortal by Mischief_managed18
Chapter 1 : My Immortal
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Characters belong to the amazing JK Rowling and song lyrics for My Immortal belong to Evanescence. <3


It had been 3 months since the final battle. 3 months since George’s twin had died. His best friend. His other half.  His everything. He had never felt more alone yet he couldn’t let go of Fred.


I’m so tired of being here, suppressed by all my childish fears

And if you have to leave, I wish you would just leave

Your presence still lingers here and it won’t leave me alone


George hadn’t shed a single tear since his brother died. Sure, he missed his brother like crazy but he couldn’t let go. He couldn’t acknowledge the fact that his brother was truly gone. He couldn’t be alone. Running the joke shop was becoming increasingly hard. Business was booming now that people weren’t afraid to be out on the streets and everyone was ready to have the laugh they’d needed for so long. It just didn’t seem to bring him the joy it used to.


These wounds won’t seem to heal, this pain is just too real

There’s just too much that time cannot erase


At this point, George didn’t know how he could go on any longer. His family didn’t know how to comfort him. No one truly understood his pain. Yes, his other siblings had lost a brother, but not in the same way. He knew his parents were beside themselves with grief, no one should have to bury their son, but still, it wasn’t the same for them. No one understood his pain.


When you cried, I’d wiped away all of your tears

When you’d scream, I’d fight away all of your fears

And I held your hand through all of these years

But you still have all of me


His mind kept replaying all his memories from when they were younger.  Their fifth birthday when they had each received whoopee cushions, starting their whole pranking and joke career. He remembered placing Fred’s under his mother’s cushion and when she had sat down and looked mortified how hard Fred had laughed until she took it out from under her and he saw his name on it. He remembered how hard he had laughed and the look on Fred’s face as Molly had freaked out.  He remembered how often they’d gotten each other in and out of trouble. All their countless pranks at Hogwarts.  He remembered their countless successful pranks and all the times they had been reduced to tears from laughing so hard afterwards. Their grand exit stunt from Hogwarts and the swamp that was left in their honor. Most of all he remembered his voice.


You used to captivate me by your resonating light
Now, I'm bound by the life you left behind
Your face it haunts my once pleasant dreams
Your voice it chased away all the sanity in me

He didn’t know what to do anymore. He was completely alone. All of his memories included Fred. Every single one. Except perhaps when he asked out Angelina all those years ago. But even then Fred had encouraged him for days before until he worked up the courage to finally ask her out; Fred had threatened to as her out himself but that was the last straw and George finally did it.


These wounds won't seem to heal, this pain is just too real
There's just too much that time cannot erase 


“George.” No. No. NO! This wasn’t possible. Fred couldn’t be here. He shook his head to clear it and sat down at his desk in the back of the store.

“George look at me.” Impossible. He looked up and saw his twin standing there in the doorway. He immediately jumped up.
“FRED?!” He practically shouted, “impossible, you can’t be here. You’re not here. I’m imagining things.”


When you cried, I'd wipe away all of your tears
When you'd scream, I'd fight away all of your fears
And I held your hand through all of these years
But you still have all of me

“George. You need to move on. You need to do something with your life. Don’t keep dwelling on the past. It’s killing me to watch you like this. I mean I’m already dead but you know what I mean-“

“HOW CAN YOU EVEN JOKE LIKE THAT?” George shouted at his brother.

“George get a hold of yourself. You did the same thing when your ear was blown off. Look, I know you haven’t accepted my death but I have. That’s why I’m still here. To make sure that you accept this and move on with your life. Get out and do something. Talk to Angelina again. Stop ignoring her calls and yes I know that don’t give me that look.”


I've tried so hard to tell myself that you're gone
But though you're still with me, I've been alone all along


“Fred. I can’t just let you go. I can’t move on that easily I mean you’re my TWIN.”

“George. I will always be there. I just won’t be visible to you. Talk to me whenever you need me and I’ll do the best I can but just let me go. Please.”

George burst into tears. He couldn’t handle this. He finally let go all of the tears and hurt and anger and sadness he had been holding in these past months. He couldn’t trap his brother here though it wasn’t fair to him. He knew that he had to let go. It was time. He was going to call Angelina and finally talk. He was going to go to his family. He was going to finally visit Fred’s grave. He was going to make things right. He was going to let go.


When you cried, I'd wipe away all of your tears
When you'd scream, I'd fight away all of your fears
And I held your hand through all of these years
But you still have all of me, me, me

Thank you all for reading!! Writing this made me cry. Let me know what you guys think and how I can perfect this. PLEASE review!! I need it. Badly. Be BRUTAL!! Love you guys.



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