Beauty and the Beast

Chapter Twenty-Three – Rise Again

“Odette!” Casimir yelled as her body pitched forward into his. The nursery door had opened, and a figure had picked up Saren’s discarded butcher knife, now dripping red blood onto the ground. “We meet again, Casimir.” Casimir cradled Odette in his arms as he looked up at another blonde head. “Put her down or I’ll… Continue reading Chapter Twenty-Three – Rise Again

Beauty and the Beast

Chapter Twenty-Two – To Hell and Back

“B-baby?” Odette stammered. “Like, Elrichs’s baby? Is something wrong with it?” “Elrich?” Jackie whimpered. “Who’s that?” Odette’s jaw dropped open as all thoughts escaped her head. “I, uh, ah-” “It’s Emiliano’s,” she sobbed. “And I haven’t seen him in…weeks? Months?” Odette shrugged helplessly. She had no idea how long she had been in the castle… Continue reading Chapter Twenty-Two – To Hell and Back