***Completed*** ***SS x OC fanfiction*** A smart healer starts a temporary job at Hogwarts and meets Severus Snape. They both have a liking of magic potions and are experts in the dark arts. It does not take long until Severus and Leonor share parts of a miserable childhood and expose pieces of a vulnerable self. They fall in love eventually while working together finding a remedy for the Crutiatus Curse, but Voldemort's return brings no happy end to a secret romance. Severus makes a fateful mistake to keep Leonor safe. Leonor and Severus long for true love but fight against the mutual desire until there's no other choice than walking the rough path of life together. Will Leonor get what she's looking for? Is Severus going to use Leonor in exchange for Lily or will he be able to start a new life? Comes Trelawney's prophecy true or will Severus and Leonor suffer from their past until they die? The story starts at HP/Book 3 and continues to Post-Hogwarts! HP/Book 6 to Post-Hogwarts will follow in a sequel to this book. Check out chapter 4 for a small game!