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Fanfic / Roadside Assistance

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Weiss is the wealthy head of the Schnee Dust Company. She's married to Neptune Vasilias, albeit not for romance. The two are like siblings but their marriage serves as a partnership between their family's companies. One day while driving, Weiss' car breaks down in the middle of the road. Luckily, a mechanic drives by and finds her. Yang Xiao Long works with her younger sister at their mechanic shop. Weiss finds herself instantly smitten by Yang but doesn't know what to do about it. The attraction is mutual, but drama occurs because Yang thinks that Weiss is a Happily Married woman.

Roadside Assistance is a RWBY fanfic by aemg14. It's a 9-chapter Weiss/Yang fanfic.

This fanfic provides examples of:

  • Adaptational Job Change: None of the characters became hunters.
    • Yang and Ruby work as mechanics.
    • Weiss runs the SDC, but without any being a huntress.
    • Blake is a bartender.
    • Velvet is a nurse.
  • Alternate Universe Fic: None of the characters went to Beacon and they didn't meet until adulthood. Yang and Ruby are into mechanics, while Weiss has married her friend Neptune.
  • The Beard: Weiss and Neptune are Childhood Friends who marry as each other's Beards. They're both gay, but Weiss doesn't realize it until after they're married.
  • Closet Key: Weiss never felt attracted to anyone, and never figured out why, until she met Yang.
  • Death by Adaptation: Weiss and Neptune's fathers both die of stress in the first chapter.
  • Domestic Abuse:
    • Yang lost her arm when she saved her friend Blake from her abusive ex-boyfriend Adam.
    • It's mentioned that Yang had a falling-out with her abusive ex-girlfriend Emerald that left her disheveled.
    • Cinder is Ruby's abusive ex-girlfriend who is banned from Blake's bar.
  • Lighter and Softer: There's no Fantastic Racism depicted between faunus and humans, Grimm aren't referenced, etc. The darkest the drama gets is a chapter where Ruby gets a concussion and another chapter where a few exes try to crash a party.
  • Official Couple: The final couples are Weiss/Yang, Ruby/Penny, Neptune/Sun, and Blake/Velvet.
  • Oh, My Gods!: Ruby uses "Dear Ohm ".
  • Token Minority Couple: Velvet and Blake are two faunus who end up together.