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"It is done," she said as she walked into his chambers and softly shut the door behind her. Her voice was quiet when she spoke and almost hesitant.
"What is, milady?" he said, not bothering to look up from a book he had managed to find hidden in the rooms. It was not particularly interesting, but he was not going to give her the pleasure of seeing how eager he was for her news or for her.
"You know what," she replied in a way that was supposed to convey anger but sounded mostly tired and worn out to his ears.
He snapped the book shut at the tone of her voice, looking up into her face. Her expression was serene and composed like a pool of still water, but Ganondorf knew that there were things swimming beneath it that he could not read or see. He signaled for her to have a seat across from him. "So you have somehow secured me a meeting with the King of Holodrum?"
She nodded heavily as if that simple act was almost too much for her to manage. "Yes, and believ
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For three days, he kept to himself and waited for her patiently. He ate, slept, and thought on his last meeting with her. He had not expected her to open up to him as she had. This was a side he had never seen nor ever thought she was capable of showing. She had seemed so cold and impervious to him. She had been a proverbial iceberg of self control and restraint. Now it seemed that the summer of war had thawed the icy queen of Hyrule. She was melting beneath the weight of the consequences. Layers of her were sluicing away, and he was beginning to make out the silhouette of the woman she might have been had the crown never come to her. He could feel his own cycles and seasons turning within his heart, fresh, tender shoots of new emotion creeping like rambling vines over his heart. When had he become so soft?
She entered without permission as always and carried a hard, black case pressed against her chest. Her hair was fr