Chapter Thirty-Five


March 18 – Forever begins

I hold him close, afraid he'll disappear with the sun.

Our limbs are tangled; I begin where he ends.

Contentment I haven't felt in years washes over me, the peace I've craved since I left finding me once more.

With murmured words, we remember the past.

Reluctantly, I confess my present.

Sharing our hopes and fears, we dream of forever.

Together, always together.

A dash of magic, a push of fate, and a bit of Irish luck had all conspired to right a foolish man's misguided actions.

Maggie's words spoken in jest had been truth. The Faerie King had found me.


I can't even begin to thank everyone who has read, reviewed, faved, and alerted this story. I'd try to list names, but at the risk of forgetting someone and hurting feelings, I'm not even going to try. Every word you stopped to express your appreciation with means the world to me.

I've never done a full drabble story before, and I hadn't planned on this one. Fortunately, Emmett wouldn't be denied and I gave in and listened. Thank you so much for reading.