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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #3615 on: June 16, 2018, 11:31:25 PM »

Chris looked at the wall over her shoulder, just sort of zoning out. He was happy, though. Going home had been...a lot, so it was nice to just be back with her.

"I only got a name. I don't know if it's a person or like a group name or what," Clemence took a shaky breath. "Tituba," she said and then bit her lip, looking toward the window.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #3616 on: June 17, 2018, 12:36:45 AM »

"How was Thanksgiving? Werr your parents happy to have you home?" Sunny asked, running her thumb over the spot where her hand was laying.

"Tituba..." Cole murmured. It seemed like a name that would be followed by a rumble of thunder in a kids' cartoon. "That sounds familiar."
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« Reply #3617 on: June 17, 2018, 12:53:37 AM »

"Yeah," Chris said and shrugged, tucking his head down some. "It was fine, but I'm happy to be back."

"Yeah, I looked into it a bit and apparently she was the first person accused of being a witch in the Salem Witch Trials. So I guess it's like an homage to that? I don't know," she rubbed her forehead nervously and turned back toward him.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #3618 on: June 17, 2018, 03:44:11 AM »

"Me, too." Sunny was starting to feel really uncomfortable whenever she went home; being landlocked and far away from the ocean didn't sit well with her anymore. "Do you have siblings? I don't know if I asked."

Cole furrowed his brows, thinking about that. Tituba. "You think she, or her name, or whatever, might have - wait, you said this was in a book your aunt had?" he asked, eyes widening.
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« Reply #3619 on: June 17, 2018, 08:32:44 AM »

"I'm an only child," Chris said with a shrug.

Clemence nodded, frowning more. "Yeah, my aunt on my mom's side...which is worrisome."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #3620 on: June 17, 2018, 01:07:35 PM »

"What's that like?" Sunny asked. She tilted her head up and kissed his jaw.

Cole ran his hand through his hair. "You're telling me there are witches in your family?"
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« Reply #3621 on: June 17, 2018, 01:13:04 PM »

"Hm...it was fine, I mean. There's not much to say. I got spoiled a lot," he sighed.

Clemence worried her bottom lip and nodded in response. "Yeah, yeah. I think...yeah."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #3622 on: June 17, 2018, 01:49:22 PM »

She smiled again and dipped her head down, sighing lightly. "I'm glad you're here."

"Well...shit." Cole closed his eyes and leaned back. "Well, shit, Clemence."
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« Reply #3623 on: June 17, 2018, 01:55:40 PM »

Chris laughed softly and rubbed her back. "Me too," he said softly.

"Yeah," Clemence said softly, looking down. "I don't...I don't know what this means. About what I am, or what you are, or how it's all connected but I don't know if it's a coincidence. She - she told me that everyone and everything I touched was already damned. What does that even mean? Like, what the hell?"
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #3624 on: June 18, 2018, 01:51:21 AM »

Sunny tilted her head up to kiss him and hugged him tighter.

"Do you think she knows about what you are?" he asked. It didn't seem right, to say what Clemence was rather than who she was.
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« Reply #3625 on: June 18, 2018, 04:43:57 AM »

Chris kissed her back, his fingers pressing into her back.

"I don't..I don't know. Maybe? I mean, the witches before said it was a blood curse or whatever so I guess it has to do with my family. I don't know," she said, trying to keep her voice even.
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« Reply #3626 on: June 18, 2018, 11:42:04 AM »

Sunny slid her hands up under his shirt, her fingers grazing over his spine.

Cole frowned and shifted so he was holding her. "We'll figure this out, baby. It'll be okay."
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« Reply #3627 on: June 18, 2018, 11:50:44 AM »

Chris inhaled sharply through his nose and pulled her closer to him.

"I'm sorry," Clemence said, repeating it over and over as she curled up into his chest.
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« Reply #3628 on: June 18, 2018, 12:55:03 PM »

Her hands wandered higher until her arms draped loosely around his neck, lightly massaging the muscles there. She'd missed him, definitely.

"What for? None of this is your fault. Not your curse, not mine, nothing." Cole pulled her closer, cradling her against him, and rested his cheek atop her head.
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« Reply #3629 on: June 18, 2018, 01:49:20 PM »

Chris sighed against her lips, then broke the kiss to rest their foreheads together.

"I know, but I'm still sorry," she said quietly.
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