Factory of Runes Diamond Tormentlocke: Chap 57
The rain came back during the night, and everyone thought that was what affected my sombre mood. After what I saw last night, I was in a quandary. I didn’t know what, if anything, to do about Forte. What I heard while we packed away the tent as Shara took Forte off to the side didn’t help.
“I noticed a patch of flowers plucked this morning. Did you do it?”
“So, what did he say?”
“I didn’t go through with it. I… I lost confidence…”
“Oh Forte… Don’t worry, you’ll get confidence again and I’m here for you. You can do it.”
Forte just crossed her arms and thanked her, before looking in Aden’s and Maerwen’s direction. Aden was co-ordinating the packing of the tent while she watched, not quite approving but not with a ‘You’re doing it wrong’ expression either. I was left with an interesting choice. Due to the rain it was unwise to have S