- Sneak Peek -
Words. Words never could define a moment in time or a time like the present. Words were what we spoke, wrote, and thought but can never truly define as something or someone. It was actions. Actions showed who you were or are. Actions can define something based on what it is capable of doing and/or accomplishing.
In that moment it was all actions and few words.
In that moment when I looked into his eyes and saw the world as if it had just been born and my heart leaped and my mind feel apart.
The moment when dread filled me to the brim and that world - that I’d seen begin to rise - fell apart, corrupt with fear and nothing else but the eyes of the devil himself.
He had leaned toward me and the warmth of his breath had sent shivers through my entire body wanting, begging, me to cower and hide, but it hadn’t. It had made me want much more. So much more that I’d leaned into him and breathed in his masculine scent. It had smelt of spices and a hint of pine from the forest. When his hand had connected with my hip steadying me I had relaxed into his body enveloped in his warmth. What’d taken me completely by surprise was when he had whispered into my ear what he did. “Beauty in which holds the light in this god forsaken world, stay close and I’ll protect you, but for you to live by my side. . . You must repeat the words, ‘In Hell and Heaven I sacrifice thee to be yours for eternity. May this symbol be of love and courage for the man that stands before me. I. . . curse thee.’ Say it my love and be mine, for eternity. Say it live by my side as my Queen.”
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