Cassandra Cillian, dying from the first moment, living with death always looming. Fearing it, running from it.
Ezekiel Jones, craving death, searching out the danger. Feeling worthless, always running towards the next big adventure.
Cassandra Cillian, meeting the one person who didn’t treat her as fragile, breakable.
Ezekiel Jones, meeting the one person who took care of him, treated him gently.
Cassandra Cillian, realizing that dying wasn’t so scary if you loved every minute until then.
Ezekiel Jones, realizing he should slow down, push death off for as long as he could, just to spend a little longer with her.