But at twenty years old, he's finally doing something for himself.While riding back to the Continental camp near Monmouth, Hamilton is thrown from his horse into a river.
John Laurens has been rolling with the punches for most of his life. "My body may be defective, but my ass is totally outta this world." -John Laurens at some point, probably. Which has to be the most exceptional thing about this story. Amid textbooks, crazy all-night study sessions, fights, hospital stays, puking, movie marathons, tubing and turtles (so many turtles); against all the odds, John Laurens found love.Washington - fearing the worst - jumps in after him.(A short not-so-historical story in which no one is really hurt, and everyone is mildly amused by Hamilton's misfortune.) I am giving this fic another go.