NESSIAN * FANFIC * PART TWENTY TWO * SNEAK PEEK
Nessian Part Twenty Two by L.J. LaFleur
He didn’t wake up. He was still—a pristine sculpture of death. Tears stained my swollen cheeks, I could barely register the movements and sounds crowding around us.
A gentle hand squeezed my shoulder, “no,” I whispered while fighting their strengthening grip. “No!” I shook off their touch, “he, he’ll wake up. He has to wake up.” My entire body shook with the aftermath of rage—of the loss of him.
I hated it—the shaking. I felt that all I ever did was tremble either with fury or fear. Venomous bile raced up the back of my throat. I turned to the side, expelling my guts in the war-torn field.
“Nesta?” Her honeyed voice raised above the rest, penetrating my cloud of despair.