A Court of War and Starlight: Part 40
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Unfortunately for both of us, we were met immediately upon our return by Cassian, a letter clutched in his hand and Nesta at his side. Rhys and I glanced at each other once before gesturing him to follow us into our chambers. Rhys leaned against the bureau and I tucked myself against him, his arms over my shoulders to hold my hands in front of me. Nesta took the pile of cushions, and Cassian pace as usual.
“And the news?” Rhys asked calmly.
“Good or bad first?” Cassian grunted.
“Good,” I chirped before anyone else could choose.