Alyss - The Masquerade 3Alyss - The Masquerade 34 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
"How long will she be asleep for, Ring?"
"I don't know. I wish I did, but only time will tell. Until then, we can only wait."
A pause, "She looks cold."
"Maybe she is."
Another pause, "Ring, what happened to her?"
"Well," the man, apparently named Ring, sighed, "I think she would prefer it if I weren't to tell."
"Is it bad?"
"Yes. It was."
Again, another pause. Maybe he was bad at conversations. I couldn't be sure. Maybe these voices were all in my head, anyway. I couldn't see their faces. What could I see? Nothing. The darkness. A slightly pinkish hue in a sea of black, small speckled dots. I supposed my eyes were closed.
So tired. The voices were fading.
"She hasn't moved at all since she got here. Is that normal?" a concerned voice. I had gotten familiar with these two voices. There were two of them. Both were male.
"It's completely fine," this man's name was Ring. It was easy to differentiate the two voices because Ring's voice had a reverberating bass masked over something I assum