Promises- pt. 1Promises Part 1- "Almost"Promises- pt. 16 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
"Don't ever do that again," Cain said, clutching on to Riff's jacket. He squeezed his eyes shut to try to keep from crying, but a tear still escaped. "Promise me you won't ever try that again, Riff. Promise me!" Cain screamed, and he felt like his insides were being ripped apart.
"I apologize, master Cain. It... it won't happen again. I won't try again," Riff said blankly, like he didn't believe what had just happened.
"Promise!" Cain said fiercely, grabbing more of Riff's jacket.
"I promise, master Cain," Riff said, putting an arm around Cain's waist to steady him. Cain choked back a sob.
It was fate that Cain had went looking for Riff, that he had walked by that room just before... He'd always, always have an image in his head of Riff standing there, the gun at his head, eyes closed. About to pull the trigger.
The gun was now on the floor by Riff's feet. Cain had screamed, then ran at Riff, begging and pleading for him to drop the gun. Riff had looked