Author’s Note: A pretty laid back chapter, but this marks the beginning of the story picking up. I hope you look forward to it!
Volume 1 – Chapter 5
After dragging us backwards through the halls of the part of the house we had just traveled and then taking us in an entirely new direction, keeping a vice grip on our wrists the entire time, Cat dropped us unceremoniously into the guest room, allowing us to fall through the doorway and crash to the ground.
“Dinner’s in ten minutes,” she said in an official, commanding tone. ‘Get changed and washed up–you’re both filthy. I’ll see you there.”
The receding sound of her footsteps told me that she had left, but I couldn’t be sure, as my face was still buried in the carpet from the fall. It smelled like lemons.