Frozen Love ch7Ch 7: Blasts from the PastFrozen Love ch7 by ~tie-dye-flag
"Are you feeling any better?"
"Mm-hmm, much better."
"That's good. Here, drink some of this."
A woman in a lilac Eskimo style coat handed Esther a cup of soup. The tamer sipped at the warm liquid. When she had emptied the cup of its contents, Swaine walked in from another room carrying thick winter coats.
"Swaine! Are you okay?"
"Yeah, the doc said I'm fit as a fiddle. Remember when I said I didn't remember falling because I was knocked out? According to the doc, because I was completely relaxed when I fell, my body was able to absorb the shock evenly or whatever."
Drippy bounced right behind him. "Yep, and I'm all tidy, too! But what about you, lass?"
"Oh, I'm fine. Just a few bruised bones." She got to her feet. "See? I'm-ow!" Esther gritted her teeth, hissing while a sudden pain jolted though her body.
"…You were saying?" Swaine gave her a mocking grin as she gave him a sarcastic frown.
"Okay, I'm fine as long as I don't move too fast-happy n
Frozen Love ch6Ch6: The Snow of WrathFrozen Love ch6 by ~tie-dye-flag
As the blonde and the lanky man walked up the path, their boots crunched against the snow. Their footprints left behind five inch deep holes in the snow in the shape of feet.
"Hey, Swaine? You remember that tiger monster from the well and how we thought it might have been responsible for the cold we've been getting?"
"I'm starting to think it wasn't responsible for this snow after all. Not completely anyway."
Swaine gazed upward to the sky of falling snowflakes. "Yeah, it's been snowing almost this entire time. You'd think if tiger face was the reason behind this ice age the snow would have gone away with him."
"…I wonder how everyone back home's doing…I hope my father's okay."
He was quiet for a moment before he gently placed a hand on her shoulder with a slight smile.
"…I'm sure they're fine. I wouldn't worry too much about it."
She shifted her sapphire eyes towards his, and a small smile grew on her face as well.