The One Who ForgotThe One Who Forgot10 hours ago in Short Stories More Like This
Shanna helped an unsteady Alice into a guest room of her palace, Saki, Kazeko, and Hana following not far behind. What had happened moments before was a mystery to them, but before they could figure out why it happened they needed to know the state that their friend was in...
Alice was sat on a cushioned bed as Saki and Shanna sat beside her, Hana and Kazeko pulling chair up and sitting beside the bed. Saki ran her hand on Alice's shoulder, then through her blonde hair that curled near the bottom. "It's a miracle... China told me you'd be late, but... that Alice was dead..."
"That's what we that, too... But then there was flashes of light and crackling. Somehow Alice didn't die..." Shanna said, bandaging her forearm that was scratched up in her fight with Mina an hour earlier. "I'd like to know why."
"Her body isn't injured." Hana stated suddenly, being one not to talk so much when not with Len. "Her wounds are gone and all signs
The Monster and the King (Short Story)There once lived a king so powerful that any man who dared to defy him ended up begging on his knees for mercy. The king met a young maiden from a neighboring kingdom. They soon fell in love and were wed. The queen, beautiful and fair, had a daughter and the kingdom rejoiced. Two years later a boy was born. He loved his father, with all of his heart. Yet the queen and daughter felt detached from the king. The boy grew and grew and with each passing year he grew stronger and wiser. He now understood why they were so detached. For he could not see how his father had treated all three of them. The boy grew to despise his father. One day the boy was in a disagreement with the king. He yelled, “Why do you dislike me father?” The bitter king simply replied, “How could a king care for the rats in his kitchen?” The boy ran from his room and hatched a plan to kill the king. He snuck into the King’s chamber and poured poison into his mouth. There was one dropThe Monster and the King (Short Story)10 hours ago in Short Stories More Like This