Characters: Dean Winchester, Sam Winchester, Castiel, Bobby Singer, Jimmy Novak, Ellen Harvelle, Jo Harvelle, Ash, Pamela Barnes, Rufus Turner
Warnings: Temporary Major Character Death
Summary: Post 8x23 AU. After the fall Dean realizes he's not trying teach Castiel to be human for purely selfless reasons; he hopes to gain something from it, too.
Link to story on A03
Author's Notes: Hi LJ, don't know if you remember me because it's been a while.