...f them than just him and Daphne.
He had met Velma first of the group and she was like his little
sister. It fit how they had met. He had teased her for being a
brainiac but then beat up the other kids in the sand-box for calling
her four-eyes.He wasnt being
entirely in denial when he said that. He did want to protect
Daphne. But it was more than that. He needed to protect her.
He didnt know what hed do without her. And upon further
examination of that declaration he realized that it wasnt just
that he didnt know what hed do if she died, it was how lost
hed be if she simply left.At first he thought it
was partly caused by the way they had met. He met Shaggy soon after
Velma, thanks to Scooby running into him, and they had quickly become
buds, daring each other and doing things together that could be
considered stupid but was really just dangerous, even with a purpose
in mind.That was how he met
Daphne. He and Shaggy were ten and they climbed the twenty foot oak
in the park. Actually, they didnt climb it. Shaggy and
Scooby climbed while Fred spotted them from the foot of it. He did
his job well for, when Shaggy fell out of the top branches, Fred
broke his fall. They were laying there when a well-dressed
red-headed girl approached and stood over them.Shaggy? Scooby?
What are you doing?Fred gazed up past the
bodies pushing themselves off of him into the face of an angel.
After pulling the boy...