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Lucy sat bolt up right in the chair, her chest heaving. She had fallen asleep in the chair.
Hicks looked at her from the other chair. "You alright?"
She breathed slower. "Yeah."
Lucy looked into the fire place at the burning wood. "Vampires." She stated.
Hicks gave her a grim look. Lucy stood and looked out the window by the front door. It was pitch black outside, making two glowing yellow orbs stand out. She let out a gasp, only to realise that it was the reflection of two lit candles in the room on the table.
Hicks walked over to her. "What's the matter?"
She looked at him. "I thought I saw something." She whispered.
Hicks looked at the window and saw what she saw. "You thought you saw him didn't you?"
Lucy looked at the floor.
Hicks wrapped his arms around her and pressed her into his chest. His sent filled her nose. Sweat, dirt, booze and the faint aroma of after shave. Unlike the smell that still haunted her. Sweat, dirt, death and blood.
Lucy closed her eyes and retu
Why you should never bet at ArkhamThe Master of Fear, The Prince of Puzzles and The Hatter sat at a table in the Arkham Asylum. The three sat, Jonathan Crane eating his food, Edward Nygma pushing it around on the tray and Jervis Tetch simply looking at it.Why you should never bet at Arkham2 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
Edward popped a sporkful into his mouth and made a face. "They need to make the food better."
Jervis nodded his head in agreement. Jonathan kept eating. They ate in silence before a figure approached the table. A grin on both sides of his face.
"Dent." Jonathan said in cold greeting.
"Professor, Nygma, Tetch." Harvey Dent said nodding. He sat across from them. "I have good news. Or rather, bad news."
"Which is it?" Jervis asked.
"Well, I'd say its good news."
"Spit it out." Edward said.
Harvey crossed his arm and he leaned back. "I won." He stated simply.
The three men stared at him. "Won what?"
"Our little, wager." He growled.
"You won ?" Edward put his head in his hands.
"Oh no" Jervis moaned.
Jonathan put his head down.
"Yes, I won. Joke