Emerald walked the palace halls.
She ignored the stench of death and destruction. I did this, her conscience whispered. She shushed it. The kingdom deserved to fall.
sill couldn’t help but wonder- if she hadn’t gotten angry, if she hadn’t used her
powers… would things have been different?
looked down at the ground, and swept her black cloak around her. It stirred up
dust. A small tear fell from her eyes and hit the ground. The sound of it
splashing seemed uncannily loud in the utter silence that enveloped her. She
wiped her face coldly, then swept into her old bedchamber, her cloak billowing
out behind her.
looked around at the faded grandeur. Her emotions started to bubble up, but she
steeled herself. She couldn’t get upset or… things could be worse than they
were already. All I feel is cold. Cold.
if her fingertips were glowing a slight orange?
if she still felt feverish if she thought too hard about the past?
I was only ten… and I caused all this? her
mind whispered, frightened.
was twenty now, and she refused herself the slightest hint of emotion. She
looked at a small silver dagger on the floor. Fyn…. she thought remorsefully. Could
he have lived? Could this be what the note meant? Fyn could have left this here
for me to find….Then she stiffened. I
cannot feel; the consequences would be too rash. She shoved her hands into
the pockets of her cloak. She pulled them out again with a shriek. She stared
at the sparks shooting from them. I knew
this was risky… but I chose to come anyway.
She tried to shove away all
memories of Fyn, but they came rushing back. He was my best friend… my only ally…
every part of her body felt warm.
Will you ever know the end? Probably not.... BWAHAHAHAHA!
Thanks a million! But I have declined some because I've joined a wonderful cabin. Of course, I don't object to joining if my current cabin doesn't work out. Anyways, I think that I'm definitely doing Camp Na No next year- both months! Lots of cabin opportunities! :)