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andrea ([personal profile] banquo) wrote2011-02-08 03:49 am

【drabble】 Dreamers often lie

Title: Dreamers often lie
Category: Realm of Arda
Rated: [ PG ] angst.
Characters: Cellon
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Prompt: "Rough Divide" [ submitted by me ]

dreamers often lie

It is a dream that often revisits.

He can feel the rough texture of bark, the tension in his arms as he pulls back the pebble. He fires. A loud splash echoes. A horse whinnies. Then all of a sudden he’s standing at the edge, seeing the human hand grasping at air—struggling.

He reaches down underneath the waves to pull him up, but he stops just as the tips of his fingers dip into the cool water. His hand goes limp, eyes widening as he freezes.

The action becomes stillborn amidst the rushing water and what was once there.