RISE RED //a playlist made for the scarlet guard, everyone’s favourite rebels.
you believe you are the masters of the world, but your reign as kings and gods is at an end. until you recognise us as human, as equal, the fight will be at your door. not on a battlefield but in your cities. in your streets. in your homes. you don’t see us, and so we are everywhere. and we will rise up, red as the dawn.
“His chest flushes beneath my palms, rising with reckless heat. His skin looks even paler next to mine. Using his teeth, he unlatches his flamemaker bracelets and tosses them into the undergrowth.
“Thank my colors for the rain,” he murmurs.
I feel the opposite. I want to burn.”