Prologue

Loneliness's P.O.V.

I panting rapidly… I couldn't be caught by him… not today… he had already gotten everyone I could trust… my heart was beating rapidly, my blood pulsing… my feet ached… I didn't know how much longer I could keep running… I should have gone with him… but he was The Rake! BRVR told me never to trust him… but that didn't matter now… he was gaining…

I looked back and saw him… green-yellow blood oozing out, creepy smile, those pure white eyes… just staring into my soul… he was running fast… gaining on me with every step… my crystal on my forehead shone brightly… It could sense he was going to attack… I shut my eyes tightly and turned my head forward and pushed on… my mind filled with past memories of two weeks ago… when things were still normal…