Author: Vern (kittu9)
Warnings: Very vague child abuse (neglect, verbal; not explicit)
Prompt: 104) Maybe I wanted to hear it so badly that my ears betrayed my mind in order to secure my heart. -- Margaret Cho (born December 5, 1968), Korean-American comedian, fashion designer, actress, author, recording artist and activist for LGBT rights.
Summary: Rapunzel grew up in relative isolation, with a woman who brushed off every question at every turn. That didn’t really stop her from asking them.
Author's Notes: Title from Tegan & Sara’s “Dark Come Soon.”
( Well. If it hadn't been one thing: it would have been another.)