49 Recent Deviations
Featured: .:+The Black Cat+:.
NB 'The Memories that Remain'
Sam sat in the cockpit of the small sailboat "Sanctuary", hand on the tiller and deep in his own thoughts. It had been four months since Bom's death from the accident and his life was in utter shambles. A board of inquiry had cleared him of fault, but her father had never accepted their verdict. Neither had he. He knew what had caused the accident; in his haste to get her railgun working again he must have missed a crack in the weapon's frame, and when he bypassed the sensor he'd sealed her fate. The weapon exploded in her hands and a piece of it had flown through her head, killing her instantly.
He had done his best to put it behind him, to get back to his life as best as he could but her father had gone to work on him; cashing in a lifetime of favors owed him and destroyed his career. He couldn't get assignments within the Espatiers in any field and even the p
NB 'The Beach House' Pt 2
The sunset was beautiful, and for the first time someone else had watched it with her. Unfortunately the mishap had put them behind on finishing the shelter and it was well after dark by the time they finished stapling the plastic sheets around the sides. It was crude but it would hold up against the winds that often swept the island and it would keep the weather out nicely. She planned to add to it in the years to come and this would be their little retreat from the harsh world. For tonight though she was as tired as she could be. She left Sam by their campfire and went into the shelter, falling asleep almost as soon as she laid down.
Jarring awake sometime in the middle of the night Bom struggled with a horrible feeling of unease. What had she been doing? Sleeping? She had to get up, finals were coming up in a month and she'd misse
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