Our Baby Chapter 12Chapter 12Our Baby Chapter 125 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
Wolf and Falcon sat in a booth at their favorite restaurant. Wolf had just given their order to the waiter when he grabbed Falcon's hand. He looked falcon in the eye as he leaned his head down and kissed Falcon's knuckles. "Falcon, Marie told me about your talk with her. I am sorry, you should not regret being pregnant. In an attempt to make things better I have made them worse. I haven't been thinking about how my actions could make you feel. I haven't been thinking at all, I have been selfish. I hope you can forgive me."
"Wolf, I love you and I will forgive you. But you do need to stop it. I know what is and isn't safe for me to do. I would not do anything to rick the life of Crimson and Blade. I love them with my heart. They are a part of us both and I don't want to lose them. Did you really think I would use any of the cleaning products without reading to see if it could harm a pregnant person? The products I was using this morning were the safest ones out of my who arti
War and Wings: Chapter 14--PartnerWar and Wings: Chapter 14--Partner2 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
That was the name given to the lowest and largest level of the Iacon Clinic and Triage Facility.
To many, it was a name that underscored the sometimes servile nature of the caste system, a relegation of untold numbers to spark-numbing tasks of banal importance. A consideration shared by those of the higher castes, of course.
To others, it was a symbol of punishment for sins against the established order or of transgressions for acting above and beyond one's station.
But, despite the surrounding stigma, the actual structure of "the basement" was far from foreboding.
At least as far as Ratchet's sensibilities were concerned.
From the second level catwalks, the room was a sea of massive, golden cylinders, each about two toranometers tall, by one-fifth that distance wide, and each spaced about a quarter of a toranometer apart. The cylinders were arranged in a geometrical pattern in the likeness of a senifex, a strand of CNA that had been separ