Before There Were Fairy Tales... Chapter OneBefore There Were Fairy Tales... Chapter One2 years ago in Romance More Like This
Chapter 1: A Time Before Remembering...
Light seared through the darkness, pooling harshly out from the open door. A dark figure darted carelessly from the house, escaping into the elements as cries of worry chased after her. Heedless of the calls, the small figure hastened forward into the stormy night, intent on her goal.
She was running away.
With each sharp slap of her sandals, the young girl pulled further away from the solemn faces and reddened eyes of her family; from the strained whispers and pitying glances; from the harsh reality that was now laying 6 feet beneath the ground over which she ran. Rain poured from the sky in a violent deluge of ice, hiding the evidence still streaming from her eyes. Kagome could hear her mother's voice calling her, the sound closer than it should be. Pushing herself, the distraught girl quickened her already frantic pace.
The thought ripped a sob from her throat as her chest burned painfully. Turn