Link To The Past
Fade away: to become gradually fainter or weaker and finally disappear.
Chains symbolizing her entrapment to that fate, each full moon producing another link, each link representing the time passed and the impending reality of life forever lived as a ghost, forgotten. Cursed to fade away from this life, leaving not a trace of her existence behind, only death can restore lost memories, only death can restore lost lives.
The moon sat low in the sky, faded, mere moments from disappearing for another day, the soft glow of the rising sun now visible on the horizon, it's ascending movements noticeable in a dream-like state of mind. But the sun was not what she was looking at, not the sun, but the moon, no longer a crescent but not yet whole. Not until the sun blinks and brings about nightfall would the moon emit it's cold light at it's full potential. Not until that night would it be whole.
She stopped. Stood still on a small dusty pathway to nowhere. The sunlight brought a