Something to Avenge - Alternate Chapter 2 (Briar)Chapter 2.1Something to Avenge - Alternate Chapter 2 (Briar)3 weeks ago in General Fiction More Like This
Et Circenses – Briar
The boy isn’t home. I’m not worried – he’s always out getting his herbs.
But today Lucy Foreman’s here.
The Games are supposed to be on soon … Lucy Foreman tells me I should care. She says Spruce was reaped. I open another bottle of whiskey then – I know the boy’s dead, unless he runs off and is so quiet the others forget he’s there and all kill each other. I can hope.
It’s two days later. There’s people trooping in and out of my house like they own the place – trying to look after me like I’m a child. They look at me like