Summary: A companion piece to Candles to Light Your Way: How Team Greedling, Team Mustang, Lan Fan and Fu, and the group in Liore celebrate the last winter solstice before the possible end of the world.
Team Greedling (Darius, Ed, Heinkel, and Greed)
The thing about going to war and then being turned into a science experiment for a bunch of fucking nutters alchemists, was that Darius had pretty much stopped caring about the holidays of his childhood. He was nearly certain Heinkel felt the same – it was hard to get a read on him, but Darius was getting better – and it was pretty clear that Greed couldn't give a rat's arse about human customs. But Fullmetal...
The kid did care. About birthdays – his brother's had apparently been at the end of November, which Darius only knew because Fullmetal had gone slumped and pathetic as soon as he heard the date – and about the winter solstice.
"No candles this year," the kid had murmured i