A Darker Shade of CopperArtemis stood, silent as a shadow in a dark alley, calculating gaze watching his target. So Carrick was indeed the one who had been leaking information. It came as no surprise, he supposed. The man had always been one to be easily persuaded. He would leave the rat be for now and let things continue as they were, just as Dwahvel had requested of him. She had yet to decide their next course of action from this point onward.A Darker Shade of Copper3 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
Deciding that he would not learn anything else significant from any further observation, Artemis melted into the shadows, disappearing into the night.
Three years had passed quickly since he had returned to Calimport, and to Dwahvel. The time had come and gone with many nights such as this, doing these types of tasks for his Halfling friend, though avoiding such that would have him raising his blades unless absolutely necessary. He had come here to start anew, to make a home for himself. He had been successful. Or so he believed. Something about this life seemed sligh