A chill ran through the dark room as claws dug into the wooden floor she was sat upon. Her blond hair draped over her shoulders covering her face slightly. Tears fell from blue eyes as fangs gnashed together. She sat on her knees, pain throbbing in her throat. Though that was not the pain that hurt the most, it was the unbelievable pain in her chest and soul that hurt more than anything.
“Why do you cry?” he asked as he watched her. Though he had not known her long, this was the first time she had shown him weakness. The young women normally so feisty and strong, now seemed so sad and weak. His crimson gaze washed over her body, a body he wanted to at some point submit to him. From the day she had gotten there she had thought against the binding contract that kept her in his home. Even when she knew there was no way out of it, she still fought tooth and nail.
His head tilted to the side slightly as her gaze drifted up to him. He saw so much pain in those bright blue eyes an