I'm Your Victim

I'm Your Victim

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DARIA By elegantlyunrefined Updated May 22

Eliza's world is turned upside down one stormy night. Now closed off from those around her, she needs to stay alive, guard the secret and work out who murdered her parents. 

When feelings become involved and her assigned guardian seems to have more secrets than she does, there's a lot more in question. 
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I ran a finger along his jawline, watched as his eyes shimmered in the moonlight, wondering how such a creature could exist. 

A single shriek pierced the silence of the woods. The sound of leaves crumbling followed the thud, echoing. I turned quickly, the multitude of trees surrounding looking far too familiar. 

"Stay in front of me," he said.
"What?" I replied - wasn't it customary for the protector to be in front of the protectee?
"If you're behind me, I can't see you."

Deliquio Deliquio Sep 24
Cough cough cough
                              
                              Eliza…
                              The world turned upside down (Yorktown)
                              Stay alive!!
                              Eliza, I'm looking for a mind at work, work
                              
                              
                              
                              There is so much potential in the first paragraph of the description