Fathoms Below

Fathoms Below

329 Reads 28 Votes 6 Part Story
Erin Casey By erincasey09 Completed

After Cassandra stows away on a doomed ship to escape an abusive husband, she's swept up into a watery adventure.  She's rescued by an ethereal creature from the ocean, a mermaid named Nimue. As Nimue nurses Cassandra back to health, their hearts become entwined. But Cassandra's past and Nimue's secrets threaten to tear the two lovers apart. With the help of a sea witch, Cassandra follows her mermaid fathoms below to discover the truth behind Nimue's guarded heart and the ocean's curse.

Won 3rd place under Unknown Author in the "Blue Rose Awards." 

Written for the Ever After contest @_Once_Upon - https://www.wattpad.com/568905211-ever-after-contests-mermay-writing-contest-open
Word count: 4,996

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