Fire within Part 31 As it turned out, the courage Finn could muster in his heart was not even enough to make him face the Gallows without shivering like a kitten in the cold winter. The mere sight of the sturdy castle made him wince and wish he was anywhere else, preferably in bed with Fenris.
His elf had realised his tension and tightly grabbed his hand as they left the boat and walked up the slope leading to the Gallows, the building he had learnt to hate. And now he entered it on his own, free will.
“I’m an idiot.”, Finn mumbled under his breath and Fenris chuckled darkly before he asked: “It took you 28 years to figure this out?”
“Why 28?”, he asked in irritation that blissfully distracted Finn from his fear and so he turned to his elf who then looked at him enquiringly. This made Finn smile amidst their despicable situation and he asked: “You think I’m
FFde-Folks Challenge Nummer 8: Erwachen Kein Stern war zu sehen, als Sheila prüfend in den Himmel sah, immer wachsam, wie man es sie gelehrt hatte. Schnaubend dachte sie bei sich, dass in dem verdammten Smog über dem nächtlichen London ohnehin nichts zu sehen gewesen wäre, aber sie verließ sich nicht bloß auf ihre Augen, sondern auch auf ihren Bogen, ihre Dolche und ihr jahrelanges Training. Gerade dieses veranlasste sie dazu die knapp hundert Meter von Big Ben hinunterzusehen, ohne dabei zu schaudern.
Doch nichts. Ein rascher Blick nach rechts über die Themse, einer nach links bis zum dunklen Hyde Park und dennoch konnte Sheila nur den üblichen Wahnsinn einer Großstadt sehen. Hunderte Menschen wurden tagtäglich getötet, oft von Fremden, noch öfter von Menschen, die sie lieben sollten, aber sie war nicht derentwegen hier. Nein, Sheila hatte besseres zu tun als diesen Abschaum zu jagen, gefährlichere Beute zu er
Fire within Part 30 And right Finn was to expect ill news, for they found Meredith, that crazy, paranoid bitch, and Orsino, the unfit First Enchanter of the Gallows in the middle of Lowtown. No, he had never liked the two of them.
They were fighting in a heated argument and Marie was obviously trying her best to calm them down, as were Aveline and Carver for this was their duty as City Guards, but Finn could have told them beforehand that they would not be able to succeed, both were too stubborn and too stupid for seeing reason. He really did not like them.
“Stay back.”, Fenris ordered, „Just as you promised you would.“
Despite their situation, Finn flashed him a grin, but kept silent a he heard Orsino’s enraged outcry: “Well then, let’s see the Grand Cleric about that matter! She will be able to tell us whether or not you abused Chantry law in the years past!”