(Highlight to View) Warning(s): Bring Hankies — character death.
(Highlight to View) Prompt: Hermione is haunted, a la The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (SS/HG).
Note: EWE but otherwise canon compliant. Set 15 years after the 1998 Great Battle of Hogwarts. My thanks as always to the great JKR for giving us an amazing sandpit to play in, and in this case, thanks also to Josephine Aimee Campbell Leslie, who wrote a delightful book that I now must find, and to Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison and George Sanders who turned the book into one of my favourite movies. I think the original requester may well know who I am — I've been meaning to write this one for years. All errors are mine and mine only..
Summary: Ron has died, and Hermione needs to make her way in the world. But the cottage she wants to rent is haunted…