The Hunter

E/O Drabble Challenge, word: storm

Summary: Tag to 7.03 "The Girl Next Door". Sometimes it takes only one moment to change your life.


He stood like a statue carved from cold marble, frozen, unable to run and hide from the picture that had gripped his heart and turned it into a small lump of ice. Only his eyes betrayed the storm raging through his soul, ripping at the roots of before and planting a new seed, the seed of hate and vengeance. They bid farewell to the woman who had loved and nurtured him and took in the man who'd slain her. His green eyes, his treacherous smile, the hands clutching the bloody knife.

"Go" he thought.

"Next time I'll be the hunter."