"I don't see anything that would keep you from obeying me. Why didn't you come before now?" I cleared my throat to speak, and she held her hand up to stop me. "The truth, Draco, or your punishment will be more severe." ≿----- ❈ -----≾ After a healing 8th year at Hogwarts, Harry and Draco were given a *Second Chance at a relationship and have fallen in love. After graduation, they moved into Draco's country home and began building their lives together. A mysterious note from the Grandmaster has shown up and Draco finds out he didn't escape the Circle as he'd been lead to believe. Knowing what things can befall those who exit the cult the wrong way, he's forced back into a life of lies and deceit. Harry's dream of becoming an Auror has come true and he's working at the Ministry of Magic as an Auror in training. Kingsley Shackelbolt, the new Minister of Magic, asked Harry to help track down information concerning Hermione Granger's parents sudden ability to cast magic. The catch being, no one outside a small group of people can know about his activities - including Draco. ≿----- ❈ -----≾ 🥇 The Writers Oscars (19') All characters are the property of J.K. Rowling with the exception of Katherine Parkinson, Yasmine Abdelaziz, Ellison Markus, and Juniebee Jenkins. Any and all pictures are found online with the help of Google. I take ZERO credit for them.