The Twilight Twenty-Five
Pen name: ms_ambrosia
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Edward sat completely still, listening to the seconds tick down, counting them silently. He looked around the room, taking notice of the old globe in the corner, the yellowing pages of dusty books, and the hourglass that stood on the shelf, almost mocking him.
Standing, he moved to flip it over, trying to count the grains of sand as they fell. They moved too quickly, even for vampire eyesight.
He listened closely. Alice said it would be soon. He couldn't wait to see the crimson eyes of his newly-changed lover.