Lauren Howard, friend of the Grimes Family, she was with Lori and Carl every step of the way. But she cared about Rick, Rick and her go way back. Ever since high school, she introduced Lori to Rick and they lived happily ever after. Until of course, they were having some family issues. Lauren was the one that helped Rick out, she would be the one he would come to when Lori would kick him out. After the world went to hell, Lauren never forgave herself for leaving her best friend behind to rot. Shane forced her to or else she would've been dead as well. Shane and Lauren lead the group, Lauren giving Shane tips on how to run the group. There have been times where Shane sacrificed Lauren in runs to get supplies for Lori and Carl. But Lauren was best friends with Shane, he did it for a good reason... But What happens when Rick comes back? Will Lauren find the heart to forgive herself? Will their feelings resurface even though he's married? Will Rick leave Lori? Will Lauren let him... Find out in this epic love story between Lauren Howard and Rick Grimes. ©I do not own any of these AMC Walking Dead Characters except my own.