If We Don’t Make It...
@whispersandwhiskerburn - Angel, I made it!! :D
This fic is for Angel’s 2K Follower Celebration - congratulations again, girl!
My song prompt was “Broken” by Lifehouse, and the dialogue prompt was “If we don’t make it out of this, I need you to know…”
Here’s a little taste of the lyrics:
broken locks were a warning
You got inside my head
Tried my best to be guarded
I’m an open book instead
I still see your reflection
Inside my eyes
That are looking for a purpose
They’re still looking for life
Sometimes darkness can be so absolute.
lie there for a second, listening. Then you try and shift your body,
feel that everything is still there and mobile, not trapped under
debris or broken or bleeding profusely. “Dean?” you whisper, then
try to move. God, it hurts. All of it. You feel like a football team
used you as a tackle dummy. “Dean?” you say a little louder, then
force yourself to sit up, moaning softly. You hear a rustle nearby,
and you freeze, not sure if it’s him.
clutch of panic freezes your lungs for a moment, your heart pounding
almost painfully in your chest. It couldn’t be the wendigo, Dean shot
that thing right in its gut, and you saw it burst into flames before
it reared up, hitting the rotten timbers of the ceiling and sending
them crashing down on you both. The opening you had entered through
is now sealed off with tons of dirt and debris, but at the moment,
you just want to find Dean.
groan and the sound of movement shifts your attention directly to
your left. “Dean! Are you okay?”
quiet ‘fuck!’ reaches your ears, and then, “I’m fine. Are you hurt?
Can you move?” You reach out a hand and collide with one of his,
and he holds on firmly. “Are you bleeding anywhere?”
don’t think so. I don’t think anything serious. How about you? Damn
it, I wish we had a light!”
I think I might have a slight problem.” A flare of flame sears your
retinas, leaving you momentarily blind before vision fades slowly
back in the glow of his lighter. You inhale sharply at the sight
before you, your hand flying to cover your mouth for a moment before