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Wings of Cards Act 1
The memory is deep in my mind. The day that Jade came to live with us. I was 9 I think. Uncle Mark found him collapsed near the manor. He clung to him for dear life as if he was afraid of something.
"David, come here for a moment." my uncle beckoned me over and with pure innocent curiosity, I went over. Mikey, my little brother was clinging to me, having the same curiosity.
Mark smiled at us. "This is Jade, he's going to be your servant for now on." Jade timidly hid behind my uncle. My smile grew.
"That is wonderful!" I walked over. "You are my servant now, so let's go play!" Jade looked at me through his long bangs.
"Y-Yes." I grasped his hand and with Mikey in the other, we were off to have our adventures.
" Young master, What are you day dreaming about?" Jade asked and poured Jasmine tea into Davey's porcelain tea cup. Davey smiled at him.
"Just thinking of a memory."
Jade set the kettle on th
Poetic PsychosisIn thirty seconds, the next shell would fall. Every night was the same, but every night Lorenzo experienced it as if it were the first time. His throat felt swollen; breathing was hard. He glanced around at the others; young men like him who had been shipped out in the name of honour and freedom. There was no honour in this, no freedom. Only death behind your eyelids, and a fear so gutting, that it carved out your innards and left you a hollow husk. Lorenzo tried to breathe, tried to assure himself that he was still whole, still made of flesh. They had lied when they told him he was ready.
Matteo ran towards him, arms out, rifle swinging uselessly at his side. He shouted for him to run, but Lorenzo remained motionless, unable to move as his friend’s warning was lost in the constant blare of gunfire. None of them were ready.
“The cycle is repeating. It is not safe.” The voice was soft and weak, yet it carried over the gunfire and battle cries without impediment.
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