He yanked Celaena closer, but her feet seemed made of lead and she pulled against him.
Some days, she wondered if they would have been better off dying on the butchering blocks instead.Was she finally to be hanged?It had come at last.What do you care for the armies of Adarlan?The Captain of the Royal Guard would be an interesting opponent.
The hood had definitely been meant to intimidate her into submission during their walk.
But when she pestered them for news, many just stared at her with empty eyes.
Dont you look at me like that, he warned, and his hand drifted back toward his sword.She still remembered the feeling of embedding the pickax into his gut, and the stickiness of his blood on her hands and face.It was true that she had been attractive once, beautiful even, but well, it didnt matter now, did it?But its the gruff Captain Westfall who seems to understand her best.She was important enough to warrant an execution from the Captain of the Royal Guard himself.After a day of cleaving ice age 4 continental drift no cd crack rock salt from the innards of the mountain, finding him standing there with six guards hadnt improved her mood.A reminder of how much they profited from her labor.
I wouldnt want you to be late, especially when you came all this way to meet with him.