TITLE: Yours Only
CHAPTER NUMBER/ONE SHOT: Prologue
WHICH TOM/CHARACTER: Loki
GENRE: Romance, angst
FIC SUMMARY: Helena is betrothed to Loki, whom she had met once in her childhood. Though the prospect of her marriage intimidates her, things between Loki and her seem promising - but only at first…
AUTHORS NOTES/WARNINGS: Here we are! The prologue. I hope that I’ll be able to update daily, but I cannot make promises. I’ll do my best, though!
He first saw her when she visited the Palace for the first time, back when both of them were still children. Even at such a young age he was struck by her beauty, though of course in his mind the thought was a simple two words: “How pretty!”
As much as he wanted to run up and introduce himself – so that he could begin to learn more about her immediately – he was in the middle of a game of hide-and-seek, and he was not about to lose.
However he regretted the order of his priority almost as soon as he told himself that winning was more important. He watched, fuming, when his brother stepped into his line of sight, greeting the pretty girl with his smile of sunshine. To his delight though the young girl, holding her mother’s hand, hid behind her parent and said not a word to Thor, even after her parents tried to coax her. He felt the corners of his mouth turn up a little.