Wake me up from the snow, where I was born (UkFin)Wake me up from the snow, where I was born (UkFin)23 minutes ago in Short Stories More Like This
December 6th, 1941
The wind was howling outside, making white snow swirl wildly onward the streets of Helsinki. This day should have been one of those days, when people of Finland get together and celebrate their independence. Still everything was rather silent and modest. More likely unusually modest. Finland was once again fighting another war, which couldn't keep people in a festive mood.
The least cheerful of them all was the avatar of the nation himself. Tino Väinämöinen was heartbroken for losing his dear family members, Karelia and Salla, to Soviet Union. All he wanted was to get his cousins back alive and well but Ivan had them well hidden. That was why he had decided to co-operate with Germany and his overconfident brother Prussia to initiate the Operation Barbarossa. Though his boss and some others wanted even more. They wanted to gain more land for Finland; to build the 'Great Finland' in the process. The idea of that made his head ache and sigh silently in fr
Chapter 21 part 3: Frozen Petals The festivities had carried on. About half an hour into the commemoration, Kate's feet were beginning to get tired, but she didn't want to say anything about it. Victor must've sensed her discomfort. "Would you like to sit down with me?" he had spoken softly to her. "Well, where is there possibly to sit, Victor?" the black dragon had noiselessly adjusted his position in his throne. Kate had felt her face color a little. "Are you certain that sitting on your lap would be okay?" she had inquired. "I don't want to seem improper." She was pretty certain that she could recall one of Kazoo's lessons in Grandview, Saranac Lake which had given an opinion that was specifially against sitting in The Pharaoh's lap. "You're the queen now, my love. Why should it even matter?" Victor had inquired quietly. "Besides, it might teach that belly-dancer a thing or two." He had grinned, winking at her.Chapter 21 part 3: Frozen Petals8 hours ago in Short Stories More Like This
She had giggled. She couldn't help herself. W