Fire and Ice chapter 12
Posted September 28th, 2017 by GraceL
Winter was barely conscious, everything was slurred, the classroom seemed far away, all she was aware of was the pain in her chest and the struggle to breath.
“Winter are you alright?” Winter didn’t have the strength to answer. The next thing she knew, she was being carried to the nurse's office. Winter felt her strength fading as she got further away from the crystal.
“No” she managed to say. But that one word took all of her strength, and the next thing she knew, she fainted.
When Winter woke up, it was because a spider made of fire had put her crystal back on.
“I’m okay now.” said Winter. She got up, and skipped back to the classroom.
FIVE YEARS LATER
Emerald was pacing around her room again, which usually meant that she was going to do something wild and unexpected. Like taking them to the other side of the world at an hours notice. She repeated the same sentences over and over.
“It’s time. She’s not ready! They've found us. I have no choice now. How did I not see this coming? It’s all my fault!”
Somehow Winter knew that she should brace herself, because this time it would be different.
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