Hey all! Challenge accepted, Twilight 25! ;) There will be twenty-five stand-alone drabbles, AH and AU so please check out the a/n for each entry. SM owns Twilight, no copyright infringement intended. This one is AH. Thank you abinar looking it over. xo
The Twilight Twenty-Five
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Prompt: Blood is thicker than water.
Pen Name: deb24601
Pairing/Character(s): Bella and Edward
The penknife doesn't scare me. Vodka makes me brave. Unspoken feelings float almost visibly in the dark air between us. Those scare me.
Seems like the wrong time to remind him I'm a girl.
His skin is flame, the press and release, the promise of its return worth the slash of pain. He nicks himself. I feel that too.
"I read somewhere this is how Jim Morrison got married," I whisper.
Red to red, his thumb throbs against mine.
His slow smile is full of secrets about to be spilled.
"Maybe that's why I suggested it."