Title: Distance Makes the Heart, chapter 17
Fandom: Charlie and the Chocolate Factor
Story Rating: NC-17
Chapter Rating: R
Summary: Eight years after Charlie finds the Golden Ticket, Wonka sends him away from the factory. As Charlie deals with his hurt and confusion over leaving his home, he begins to reconsider his relationship to the factory . . . and to Willy Wonka.
Author's Note: I really recommend reading chapter sixteen again before moving on to this chapter, considering that it's been a good two years between updates. What can I say? I've had a busy two years. Many thanks to reibish for the beta!
prologue | chapter one | chapter two | chapter three | chapter four | chapter five | chapter six | chapter seven | chapter eight | chapter nine | chapter ten| chapter eleven | chapter twelve | chapter thirteen, part one | chapter thirteen, part two | chapter fourteen | chapter fifteen | chapter sixteen
(chapter seventeen - fake cut)