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NOW COMPLETE! Jim gets in an accident on June 10, and Pam gets to help. Only AU in that it deviates from main timeline between S2 and S3 (no different worldbuilding premise).

Disclaimer: I do not own the Office or its IP.

Challenges Challenge Entry Q2 2018


Rated: T
Categories: Jim and Pam, Alternate Universe Characters: Helene Beesly, Jan, Jim, Jim/Pam, Larisa (Jim's sister), Other, Pam
Genres: Angst, Fluff, Inner Monologue, Romance, Sick Jim/Pam
Warnings: Violence/Injury
Challenges: Hospital JAM, Sister Sister
Series: None
Chapters: 52 Completed: Yes
Word count: 63096 Read: 21180 ePub Downloads: 8
Published: May 20, 2018 Updated: July 21, 2018
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Story Notes:
A response to the Hospital and the Larissa challenges, with major debts to Cardiac Care, The Waiting, and way more fics than I can name here. Further disclaimer: I'm not in a medical industry, so there may be errors.

1. June 10: Pam's Apartment by Comfect [Reviews - 6] 14 (1282 words)
Pam sits in her apartment and gets a call.

2. June 10: To the Hospital by Comfect [Reviews - 0] 1 (1530 words)
Pam makes it to the hospital and actually meets Larissa.

3. June 10: At the Hospital by Comfect [Reviews - 3] 5 (813 words)
Just a quick one here, lots of things going on in life. Pam tells Larissa some big news.

4. June 10: Jim's Apartment by Comfect [Reviews - 0] (1818 words)

Sorry for the delay in posting this; I had to rewatch Email Surveillance for the details of Jim and Mark's place. Hopefully I made it up to you with the extra-long chapter.

 Pam goes to Jim's apartment to get stuff. 

5. June 10: Back at the Hospital by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 3 (1210 words)
Pam sees Jim.

6. June 10: In Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 0] (1286 words)
Pam tells Larissa about herself.

7. June 10: Still in Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 3] 2 (1671 words)
Pam and Larissa talk.

8. June 10-11: Relaxation Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 2 (1257 words)

Pam and Larissa talk, and one of them goes home.

 Further disclaimer: the Travis lyrics at the end are also not mine. 

9. Interlude: In Jim's Head by Comfect [Reviews - 3] 1 (97 words)
Jim's not doing so great.

10. June 11: Jim's Unit by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1078 words)
Pam at 4 am.

11. June 11: Relaxation Room by Comfect [Reviews - 1] 1 (855 words)
Pam writes and draws.

12. June 11: Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1269 words)

The first doctor arrives.

Note: I changed the previous chapter back into the past tense, since somehow I'd switched into present.  

13. Interlude II: Jim's Head by Comfect [Reviews - 1] (725 words)
Jim comes closer to the surface.

14. June 11: Jim's Room, with Visitors by Comfect [Reviews - 0] (1017 words)
Doctors' visits.

15. June 11: The Cafeteria by Comfect [Reviews - 4] 3 (1044 words)
Pam and Larissa eat lunch.

16. June 11: By Jim's Side by Comfect [Reviews - 4] 1 (1383 words)
Pam and Larissa have another heart-to-heart.

17. Interlude III: Jim's Head by Comfect [Reviews - 3] 2 (1901 words)
Jim's dreams during Pam's speech.

18. June 11: Waiting Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1487 words)
I'm back! Pam and Larissa look at photos.

19. June 11: An Awakening by Comfect [Reviews - 1] (1069 words)
Jim wakes up.

20. June 11: Continued by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (940 words)
Double update! Jim's POV as he, Pam, and Larissa talk.

21. June 11: The Same, Continued by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1255 words)
Pam's and Jim's POV.

22. June 11: Jim's Room without Pam by Comfect [Reviews - 1] (1282 words)
Pam gets a phone call, and Jim and Larissa talk

23. June 11: The Hallway by Comfect [Reviews - 4] (901 words)
Pam talks to her mother.

24. June 11: Jim's Room, with Pam by Comfect [Reviews - 3] 2 (1129 words)
Jim, Pam, and Larissa talk.

25. June 11: Pam's Apartment by Comfect [Reviews - 0] (1646 words)
Pam and Larissa hang out.

26. June 12: Towards the Hospital by Comfect [Reviews - 3] 1 (1030 words)
Pam, Larissa, and a phone call.

27. June 12: Outside Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (1012 words)
Jim experiences a setback.

28. June 12: Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 1] (1176 words)
Just more JPL.

29. June 12: By Jim's Bed by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (1314 words)
Jim and Pam, with a soupçon of Larissa. 

30. June 12: Enter Helene by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1330 words)
I think the title says it all. 

31. June 12: Helene by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 2 (1302 words)
Helene's POV as she and Jim talk.

32. June 12: Cafeteria by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1100 words)
Lunch time!

33. June 12: Afternoon by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (536 words)
A brief (half-length) update to remind you all to trust me not to jerk you around: this piece has fluff in the tags, not just angst.

34. June 12: Waiting Room by Comfect [Reviews - 1] (1079 words)
Pam and Larissa.

35. June 12: Jim's Head by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (1211 words)

Jim's head, only this time, he's awake. Set at the same time as the previous chapter with Pam, only Jim's POV this time.

36. June 12: Pam's Chair by Jim's Bed by Comfect [Reviews - 4] 2 (1292 words)
JAM, and an iPod.

37. June 12-3: Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1032 words)
Jim in the morning.

38. June 13: Hallways to the Cafeteria by Comfect [Reviews - 1] 1 (1445 words)
Jim and Pam and a wheelchair.

39. June 13: Cafeteria by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1169 words)
Breakfast.

40. June 13: Jim's Room (ICU) by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1069 words)
JAM! Some needed apologies.

41. June 13: Jim's Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] 1 (1098 words)
Stamford, con't.

42. June 13: Hallway (ICU) by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (1514 words)
Pam gets a phone call (not from Larissa).

43. June 13: Simultaneously with the Previous by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (1221 words)
Jim's thoughts and actions before and after Pam comes back.

44. June 13: The Note by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1346 words)
The note, and some housekeeping.

45. June 13: Moving Rooms by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1034 words)
Jim gets a new room in a new unit, and Pam reflects.

46. June 13: Relaxation Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1377 words)
Larissa returns, with lunch and awkward questions.

47. June 13: Leaving the Relaxation Room by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1043 words)
Relaxation, rest, and relatives.

48. June 13: Jim's Room (non-ICU) by Comfect [Reviews - 3] (1027 words)
The Halperts arrive.

49. June 13: The Same, Continued by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1126 words)
Jim's POV and a conversation with Larissa.

50. June 13: Dinner by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1248 words)
Sorry for the slow updates. I've been trying to decide how to end this, and I think we have this chapter, another one, and then the epilogue to go. Hope you enjoy!

51. June 13: After Dinner by Comfect [Reviews - 2] (1544 words)
Our last chapter before the epilogue (I hope you've enjoyed it so far). Jim's POV. 

52. Epilogue: Long After June by Comfect [Reviews - 4] 1 (2476 words)
Looking ahead.