Chapter 2

“Lady Sasha, are you listening?” Madam Crowley snapped, as she thwacked the rod on the table. The princess bounced from her desk, returning to reality. She turned forward and met her tutor’s cross expression. The old crone was at the period of her life where no amount of makeup or powder could hide her age.… Read More Chapter 2

Chapter 1

A grim silence consumed the lobby. Sir Lucas stared at the fireplace, watching the flames slowly devour the black kindle. There was a stern frown on his face, one that could have been permanent if he didn’t change his expression any time soon. However, doing so wasn’t that easy. In his many years of serving the… Read More Chapter 1