Sneering, Naoki offered a less enthusiastic assessment. "Wonderful cloak. Assassin? Cultist?" "Both, actually."
The nobleman fell to his knees and cried, "Please, release my family from your curse!" Esperance Valois tilted his chin up, arrogance showing itself in a wolfish grin. He said nothing and kept his gaze downward, tail swishing back and forth attentively. Getting no response, Lord Emilien pleaded on. "You've seduced my daughter, my son, [...]
The stone wall of the musty cell felt cool against his bruised back. Slumped over in the corner, he tried not to think about the way his knees clattered together. Anguished wails ripped through the air from somewhere down the hall, filling him with terror anew. Before long the door threw upon and jeering guards [...]