Categories: The Little Green Book, The SSHG Exchange > Winter 2007
Classifications: Content Notes: None
Contest Entry: None
Word count: 16775
Rating: G (no warnings)
Summary: If you live a life of lies, how long can you go without telling anyone the truth and keep your sanity? And who would be safe to tell?
Prompt: All three prompts asked for Snape to be hiding, but I specifically chose: ‘Hermione's hiding a secret ... Snape's just plain hiding, and Ron likes boiled potatoes.'
Author's Notes: This story wrote itself by skipping around in time, the scenes falling into place like puzzle pieces. Then it absolutely refused to be put into normal temporal order, so it moves between three different timeframes, as indicated by font changes. Many, many thanks to my betas, who will be acknowledged properly after the reveal.