Fandom: Harry Potter
Warnings: Possible sociopathy, graphic child abuse (non-sexual), character death, general weirdness.
Word Count: 4,818
Summary: This is the story of how Severus Snape came to master potions over all mortal men.
Disclaimer: Not mine, and making no profit from this. It's all in fun.
Author's Notes: Inspired by this song by Tricky Pixie, which is also quoted briefly. The second verse sounds like the recipe for a potion, which linked in my head to Severus Snape, and a fanfic was born. Beta props go to: captainraychill
(Sleep of the Earth)