Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong (shadesong) wrote,
Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong
shadesong

Silver

Julia laced the intricate silver bracer with shaking hands. Capri had offered to help dress her in her formal Court garb, but no... not this time. This time, just me. The bracers were awkward, unfamiliar; she was just barely getting accustomed to the leather ones she had to wear for less formal occasions. Full formal... that was for weddings and funerals.

She pulled the laces tight. White, for death.

She descended the stairs alone, walked out of the castle, blinking in sudden daylight. Oh, gods.

The Hounds lined the walkway, both sides, kneeling, heads down as if awaiting the touch of her sword.

She walked up to the first one and touched his head, gently, silver glinting in the sun. Taking a deep breath, she entered his mind...

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