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Dark Star, The Forty-Fourth Chapter – Rescuing

Up in my tower I wait for a valiant knight to come and rescue me. I’m in the tallest tower of the whole castle. Cursed by a wicked witch when I was born I’m destined to wait here, protected by … Continue reading

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Dark Star, The Thirty-First Chapter – Introducing

We’d thought we were alone, Daddy and I. Alone except for the dead, slumbering peacefully in their eternal beds. They pay us no mind, I can scream and thrash and crash from tomb to tomb and all returns to peaceful … Continue reading

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Dark Star, The Twentieth Chapter – Dawning

Each footstep echoes back at me as if in answer to my march forwards down the central aisle. A cold recognition of my presence in this so called holy place. Not a welcoming response but one of unwavering indifference. The … Continue reading

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Dark Star, The Nineteenth Chapter – Praying

“Why is she wearing a funny dress Daddy?” “It’s not really a dress my darkling, it’s what she has to wear for work. It’s like a uniform.” “For work? What does she do?…and why won’t she be quiet? Who’s she … Continue reading

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Dark Star, The Seventeenth Chapter – Training

“Daddy!” I shout down the hall, surprised by the knock on the front door. “Daddy! There’s someone here!” Bounding in and up to the new heavy oak door, Daddy barks at them, “Who’s there?” “Rex,” a timid voice comes from … Continue reading

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