...as more than a little angry at Harry for "stealing his girl" but came around after Hermione talked to him.
Or at least that's what they had thought at the time. It turned out it wasn't quite that easy. They hadn't gone back to Hogwarts for their final year; instead they ran across the country trying to either avoid Voldemort or find a way to defeat him. At one point they were stuck and weren't sure what to do next. They had little food and nothing to do but wonder where Voldemort had hidden the last pieces of his soul.
The hunger had gotten to Ron along with seeing Hermione and Harry together. They had agreed to keep their relationship on the down low for Ron's sake but he seemed to freak out every time he saw them holding hands or kissing. Unable to take it anymore he decided to leave but not before giving Hermione an ultimatum: stay with Harry or leave with him.
Obviously she had stayed with Harry. Ron left bitter and angry and had never come back. Originally Hermione and Harry were saddened by this but then realized they were now much better off and even celebrated. One thing led to another and they ended up having sex that night for the first time. They had never done it before and unfortunately hadn't been a...