Glowing Girl chp 21Chapter 21
There was a sharp knocking on the door, drawing Mira and Eradin away from each other. Someone else was coming.
Ravien grabbed Eradin by the wrist, dragging him away from the glowing girl. Once again they hid behind the bed, uncomfortably. The only way they could fit was for Ravien to lie on top of Eradin.
They listened intensely as Mira opened the door.
Izian leaned against the wall outside, pouring himself into the room once Mira opened the door. She crossed her arms over her chest, not happy with how he just walked in, not having been invited. The smell of that wine from the ball was all over him, concentrating in his mouth.
She didn't like it. She wanted him to go away and not only because of her other guests.
He leaned over her, his height towering over her, "Nice party, eh?" his words were slow, sluggish. He didn't sound like himself. He sounded like he wanted something else entirely.
"It was fine." Mira flatly replied, turning away from him.
He grabbed her shoulder, tu
Glowing Girl Chp 20Chapter 20
He didn't do what he was told to do. He didn't leave the palace. Instead, he snuck from shadow to shadow, trying to find Mira's room. There seemed to be a lot of guards out, some of them wearing the uniforms of the local police instead of that of the palace guards. Made sense, seeing how there had been that break out at the prison just a few days prior.
Anyone could be trying to break in.
It made it extremely difficult for him to move around though. He didn't want to be caught as a spy from another country. Not only would that be inaccurate, but the punishment would be devastatingly painful. The usual for this country seemed to be burning. How barbaric. In his home country the worst you would get for any crime was beheading. They didn't believe in torturing people to death.
They may realize that his real plan was to steal Mira, taking her away from the prince forever. He was sure that the punishment for that would be just as painful.
He couldn't allow them to catch him, he h