Characters: Santana Lopez/Brittany S. Pierce, Quinn Fabray/Artie Abrams (with Rachel Bery/Finn Hudson, Kurt Hummel/Blaine Anderson, Tina Cohen-Chang/Mike Chang, Sam Evans/Mercedes Jones plus minor others)
Spoilers: Up to 2x22 "New York"
Summary: Santana and Quinn's hopes of a peaceful and relaxing summer at Santana's grandmother's in Florida are dashed when the rest of New Directions invites themselves to join them.
"You got room for one more?!"
She links their pinkies together and squeezes. For a while, it's enough.
Length:7k (2 parts)
Sometimes, Santana thinks she could defy every law of physics just so she could feel their skin touching. It's the only way she feels alive.
Length: 7k (2 parts)
She doesn't do this, the girl talk crap. This isn't her thing.
Length: 13.7k (3 parts)
There's no greater feeling that the reassurance that her words are completely true.
Length: 9k (2 parts)
She's not doing her job as Quinn's best friend because she can't and they both know that's worse.
Length: 10k (2 parts)
It feels like she's reached the end of the world, and she starts to believe that maybe, if she tries hard enough, she'll find some answers.
Interlude #1 (Quinn)
Length: 16.5k (4 parts
She finds it at the airport before they leave for New York.
Length: 15k (3 parts)
It felt like they were growing together.
Length: 16k (2 parts)
Brittany's lips are curling up slightly and all doubt in Santana goes flying out the window.
Length: 19k (2 parts)
"You know I love you, right?" Brittany shakes her head again and it almost sounds like she's begging Santana to give her something.
Interlude #2 (Brittany)
Length: 22k (3 parts)
The world feels so big. She knows that should feel like a good thing but it doesn't. It reminds her of all the things out there that she'll never have.
Length:15k (2 parts)
Is this who she is without her? Is this what she'll be?
Length: 35k (4 parts)
"I'm just really overwhelmed."
Length: 18k (2 parts)
She feels like she's going to cry when she asks, "More surprises?"
Interlude #3 (Friends of Santana)
Length: 39k (5 parts)
She's not sure how one is meant to hold Santana Lopez
Length: 43k (5 parts)
"You don't walk away from beautiful things. Not if you can be a part of them."
Length: 9k (1 part)
"It's weird, right?"