It was true that Csindra was Zurkanet'. Not Kanetan; she’d had to stop herself from correcting the soldier with Rook, and she was pushing enough limits as it was. She’d had enough run-ins with the Elessan military in her life, growing up in Etamara.
tw: child abuse/physical abuse (discussed, incl. cultural differences), smoking, police violence referenced, severe PTSD flashback, death/grief I’d never woken up with my head on somebody’s shoulder before, and I managed to keep myself composed enough to straighten up, try get the blush off my face and stuff all the internal panicking somewhere I didn’t have … Continue reading Ghosts in Quicksilver: Chapter 2.5: Action-Reaction
"The first thing I noticed about the woman behind me was that her eyes were fixed on me - not the grave I was halfway through digging up. "