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An Eye for an EyeAn Eye for an Eye by ~TalonRGero
You don’t understand pain. I mean REAL pain, the kind of pain that no physical wound can compare to, that no surgeon can stitch, that no salve can ease. It is the pain of a stab in the back.
All of those tender twilights when she would wax eloquent of her love and devotion to me. All of those days where we would be watching each other’s backs as we used our deadly skill sets for payment. It was all an elaborate ruse, designed to gain my trust, to take her fill of lust and pleasure, and then put a real knife in my chest.
I hold that very knife in my hands; the searing chill of the steel leeches the warmth from my palms. A sickly gr