The Darkness Inside - PrologueCassidy was thrown to the ground. Blood flowed from her now broken nose. He body ached everywhere from bruises and cuts, a little more of this and she was sure she wouldn't make it to the next day. She could hear him laugh at her pain behind her. Get away, just get away, you need to survive, she thought as she pulled herself weakly across the dirty alley ground. She didn't know who her attacker was yet but she knew he was strong and had a way with his fists, she’d found that out the hard way. She whimpered as she pulled herself away, inch by inch not even bothering to brush away the garbage littering the ground.
He walked with murder in his step and when he stopped he was standing right above Cassidy. His shadow covered Cassidy like a blanket, the outline of his upper body perfectly displayed across the ground. He loomed there just standing over Cassidy, waiting for her to do or say something. She turned herself over so she could see his full body, the street lamp made his body l
Guardian - Chapter 3
Oh shit! Was all I could think, it ran over and over in my mind as I waited for the door to swing open. There was nothing I could do. I was trapped; trapped in the back seat of a truck with a huge pair of fucking wings. I don't know one way this day could get any worse, well asides from the fact that Officer Saunders might see my wings and start to ask questions. I seemed to be running out of luck, quickly.
The door lock on Chris' truck clicked and I heard the side door swing open, letting in enough sunlight so the under the blanket became lit. I squeezed my eyes shut and waited. Sure enough in the matter of seconds the blanket was yanked back enough to reveal my still bare torso.
I opened my eyes, squinting through the light coming from behind Officer Saunders. I lifted myself a little, hoping it would help hide my wings.
"Mr. Duke?" Officer Saunders sounded confused, "What are you...what are you doing in the back of Mr. Hanes truck?"
"Oh, you know." I said trying to sound