Dark Skies REWRITE
Outside the house, Firion and Clarisse stumbled upon Cantirena staring one of the bullies from the local school right in the face at the edge of their yard. Her fists were clenched, ready to throw a punch at any moment.
“You’re so stupid. You were kicked out of school,” the boy said, smirking at her. “No man will ever marry someone as ugly and stupid as you.”
“Who says I want to marry?” Cantirena asked, speaking more loudly than the boy. “Now go away. I have to go to the castle.”
“What? Are you going to be the King’s new jester?” he asked. “Here’s something that will add a little character to you!” The boy pushed her down, making her land in a puddle of mud that had been left over from the last time there was rain. He laughed at the expression displayed on the young girl’s face.
Cantirena cried loudly.
Lord Minwu... Make him stop before I do! She thought, feeling