Warnings (highlight to view): For crossing H.P. Lovecraft's story, "The Dunwich Horror" (click title for link), with the Potterverse, and incorporating other elements of Lovecraftiana into this tale.
Word Count: 27,166
Summary: Severus and Hermione's budding romance is interrupted by cultists.
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Author's Notes: Written for emichka84 as part of the 2010 sshg_exchange. May be read as a prequel to Breeding Season. Thank you, arynwy, arynwy's brother, eeyore9990, lalaith_niniel, leela_cat, Mom, shiv5468, and Shog, for various acts of editing, English-picking, and encouragement. *hugs*