Pairing: Mostly about Cloti but from Zack perspective by his talking with Cloud and Tifa in Nibelheim, sometimes paralelly with Zerith, and a bit bit -just a lil bit- Clerith.
Universe: Canon-Crisis Core with hints of Original Game.
Timeline: Before Nibelheim incident plus an adding story of Cloti Lifestream Sequence, with my version of Zerith talking within it (that I don't accept MoTP is a part of the canon compilation).
Nibelheim, September 2002
He stared at the sun coming through the window of his room in Nibelheim small inn. By the brightness, Zack guessed he woke up daylight enough. Actually, he could have continued his sleep again. There was no Kunsel bothered with ringing incoming email. There was no Angeal willing to wake him and forced to attend a morning assembly (but he missed him).And today, there was still no Sephiroth tel