As much as he loved his family, Alphonse Elric wouldn't have traded these moments alone for anything.
Always on Al's face was that soft, sad expression, paralleled by the fierce unyieldingness on Ed's.
On the first night, he comes to her as her teacher.
Like the touch of Izumi-mommy's hand in mine, like her voice in my ears.
You'd have to be inhuman not to quake in fear when she stares you down.
And there was a certain look they shared, the one they both used when they thought Ed was being unreasonably stubborn.
"What do you mean, you're PREGNANT?" Ed yelled through the door.