Romeo and Juliet HuntedRomeo steeled himself, setting his shoulders as he walked in the Church. His news was definitely not good.Romeo and Juliet Hunted4 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
He knelt with wooden movements before the altar as he was supposed to, but avoided to glance at the only other person in the empty church- the Priest. He couldn't afford to look at expectant, hopeful eyes before he had spoken to his Juliet. He couldn't afford to feel any of the churning emotions creating acid in his stomach and pangs in his heart before he had spoken to his betrothed who was waiting for him back in the Priest's chamber.
So he swallowed and pushed himself up off the Church floor, and directed himself past the Priest and further back in absolute silence. He didn't even glance at the shuffling sounds of abundant fabric that seemed to echo in the empty church along with his footsteps and the jingle of his sword at his side.
Damn it. Damnation upon them all!
"Was it as I said, Romeo?"
There she was, sitting quietly at the edge of the Priest's cot, and even with