The assassin stood at what he felt was a safe distance. He had heard whisper that this might be where she was to be found, but had scarce believed it. She stood alone in the forest clearing, statue-like, eyes closed and head tilted upwards, at the very moment when the sun started to rise, sending … More Reputation
Sigeburg couldn’t help but smile as she let the shadows in the dusk-laden forest hide her. She slowed her breathing, as her training had made habit, calming herself and reducing the noise she bled out into the night. Her keen hearing suggested there were no more than two figures following her, yet they were as … More Patience!
The week’s been a long one, but as the shadows lengthen on Friday’s passing, so increases the anticipation of the sound of his key in the door as he returns home. I imagine his face as he opens it, and finds that I have prepared for that moment, planned for his smile and dressed for … More Weekend-ready!