To the Void and Back Ch42
Title: To the Void and Back
Game: Dragon Age
Characters/Pairing: F!Lavellan and Cullen
Disclaimer: All recognizable content belongs to Bioware
Sunlight poured through the treetop canopy in searching fingers of yellow. It caressed the forest floor, feeling the grass and fallen leaves, warming the soil with its radiance. The further they traveled the less leaves there were to obstruct the sun in her affection. Elevation thinned the forest and, even if they still had quite some distance to travel, it was clearer by the hour that soon the Frostback Mountains would overwhelm the surrounding forest with its might. Earth too tightly packed and too dense with rocks for roots to cut through the soil, air too thin for the greenery to make the attempt, it wouldn’t be long now before they broke through the treeline and stepped into the brisk scent of clean mountain air.
Birds sang to the daylight, flitting across tree branches as their harmonious choir filled the cano
AT: Sunshine and Puppies
“Cullen, where are you taking me?” Verana-Kathryn Trevelyan's steps were tentative, even with her lover's hands supporting her back. It had been sunset when they left Skyhold behind on horseback to what seemed a reclusive spot in the Frostback Mountains. It hadn't been a long ride, but Cullen had insisted on bringing the horses all the same. She didn't mind – even with the threat of Corypheus gone, there were still dangers around in the mountains that it was best to be wary of.
That hadn't prepared her for the blindfold, however, and while they hadn't walked for very long, they had moved steadily upwards. This confused the Inquisitor – surely what he wanted to show her could be witnessed from Skyhold, and easily so?
“Just a bit more, Verana, I promise,” he replied, his voice calm except for a slight hint of excitement. The air was crisp and would chill considerably after sunset, something the sensation on her clothed body informed her wouldn't