So you can talk huh? Chapter 8.Minutes earlierSo you can talk huh? Chapter 8. by RustyRaccoon
Alexander and Paul waited outside of the warehouse.
Knowing The Coachman was inside of the warehouse made Alexander nervous. A part of him wanted to attack the man for doing this to them. Another part was terrified that he’d find and capture them. Worse, he could even change them into something worse than being donkeys as punishment for defying him.
He didn’t like being outside alone. While Paul was there, Alexander’s fellow formally human donkey companion was equally as vulnerable to their current state.
Any passerby could see them as escaped donkeys. He doubted anyone that saw them as such would want to find their owners. Alexander knew they would probably be mean and take them for themselves. Now that they could only bray, they’d have no way of telling anyone the truth.
The truth however, could be irrelevant.
Even though they used to be boys, they were now donkeys. Alexander knew that many people would tell them that they’d
A rose by any other name.A rose by any other name.A rose by any other name. by kitnoki
"He loves me."
I watched as the petal fell to the floor. Perhaps I should just put it down here. He loves me, at this point. I stared at the flower, trying to decide if I should continue or not, as if that was the most important thing in my life.
It was not the typical flower used for such games. Not a daisy, with large, flat, seperate petals. Petals that almost gauranteed the "right" answer. No this was much more complex, tighly folded petals, blood red, with a satin sheen. How fitting. A rose. I sniffed at it gently, my new nose pulling so much more in than just its scent. The acrid tang of the cloud I had left was most prominant.
The prom hall was empty of course. The scent had chased them out. All except Samuel. He had left to get help. The school's arch-mage would be here shortly. She would put things to rights. I looked at the rose again in my... hand. I suppose it was still a hand, despite the black fur. The leather