Tag Archives: Marin Astoris

Twenty-two – 05

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] “Are you all right?” Hecate asked me. My gaze flicked up from the infants to meet hers, where I saw a flicker of fear almost overshadowed by concern. I took a deep … Continue reading

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Twenty-two – 04

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] My brother cleared his throat a few seconds before he reached the circle of the fire’s light, cleaning his hands on a rag with a faint smile on his face. I blinked … Continue reading

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Twenty-two – 02

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] I brought him a mug and he took it with a grateful smile. He spoke as I turned back to pour my own. “How extensive was the damage? Injuries?” “Damage isn’t too … Continue reading

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Twenty-two – 01

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] It was late when the rain finally ended, into the wee hours when I took the dawn watch, and I didn’t see Thordin until he came to the fire during that watch … Continue reading

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Twenty – 07

[This post is from Phelan’s point of view.] An uncomfortable flutter worked its way through Phelan’s stomach as he looked forward Marin. His jaw tightened as he saw a familiar stubborn look take root in the girl’s eyes and his … Continue reading

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Twenty – 06

[This post is from Phelan’s point of view.] Marin took him by the hand, shrugging his arm from her shoulders. Phelan took a deep breath, glancing toward the wall. “When she was attacking you—did it feel like she was attacking … Continue reading

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Twenty – 05

[This post is from Phelan’s point of view.] “Come,” Leinth said softly, staring at the watchtower. “We should see to the damage done to the defenses.” Next to him, Phelan felt Marin stiffen, then relax. “You’re right,” she murmured, then … Continue reading

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Twenty – 03

[This post is from Seamus’s point of view.] J.T. barely glanced up toward them as they reached the top of the ladder, intent on packing and bandaging Thom’s wounds. Seamus winced at the amount of blood on the floor of … Continue reading

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Twenty – 02

[This post is from Seamus’s point of view.] Seamus swallowed again, glancing toward Marin and his cousin once more before he slowly started to climb down from the wall. Every limb ached and his throat felt raw, as if the … Continue reading

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Twenty – 01

[This post is from Seamus’s point of view.] The wind shifted and the rain came down in sheets. Thunder growled above their heads, more sullen than angry. Seamus swallowed the salt of sweat and the taste of the rain down … Continue reading

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