The Rose and The ButterflyI ran up the big stairs of the castle and quickly knocked on the big doors. The guard opened the door but before he could say anything, the young prince Matthew came running out of the castle. He took ahold of my hand and we ran down the stairs.
We than skipped into the royal garden, still holding hands and giggling with huge smiles on our faces. He led me to center of the garden, where a wooden swing set stood high and proud; this is where we play together, where we build our relationship and where we became best friends.
I am just a common girl. From the kingdom in which Matthew's parents rule. Which, they don't rule very well. Our kingdom is running low on supplies and money. They try to do everything the old fashioned way, which led us into poverty.
Matthew and I met while he was being taken into the market near the castle. He jumped down from the buggy and was talking to the bread maker for some of his finest bread. After Matthew had got his bread and started to walk into the bugg