Athena Centauri (Canada) published:
They say that I am a monster. A glance at me is enough to drive you insane.
Cr-e-e-e-ak. The door to my room slides ajar.
She has come regardless.
She slips through the door, coming tentatively to stand before me. I wait. Usually, this is where my victim will collapse. Scream. Beat at my unbreakable illusions with a feeble fist. Confusion ripples across my surface. Because she has not done any of these things.
I wait, tension mounting.
6 months ago