01 January 2004 @ 12:22 pm
Drabble: Resolutions  
Title: Resolutions
Author: Lilith ([info]lilithilien)
Word Count: 100 words
Rating: Gen
Pairing: Harry and Draco
Prompt #12: the London Eye
Warnings: None
Disclaimer: I own absolutely nothing.


A new year, a new millennium. All around me, time rushes to embrace the new century.

But I can't move forward, not while my past stands not three feet away. Smirking.

"Potter."

"Malfoy."

The queue shuffles ahead, my friends' now-earthbound feet about to soar in a dizzying arc over London. A new perspective. A new beginning.

"Aren't you going with them?"

"Thought I'd wait here."

He nods.

We stand in silence. Some might believe us strangers, this man I know better than any other and yet not at all. What do I believe?

Right now, I believe in new beginnings.