It takes sixty years, but Minerva finally comes to understand the truth of George Bernard Shaw's pronouncement on tragedy: "Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it." Minerva/Amelia, with background Minerva/Dougal, Minerva/Elphinstone. Winner of a 2013 MuggleNet Fan Fiction Quicksilver Quill Award.
Characters: Minerva McGonagall, Other Female Canon Character
Genres: Angst, Drama, Romance, Tragedy
Warnings: Character Death, Het
Word count: 7486 - Hits: 169
Complete?: Yes - Published: 23/03/12 - Last Updated: 24/03/12