Lyn Thorne-Alder (aldersprig) wrote,
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Talking it to death - Unicorn/Factory setting, for the Giraffe Call

For ysabetwordsmith's prompt.

This is in the Unicorn/Factory setting, which has a landing page now here (and on LJ)


"You're not old enough," her father protested weakly. They all knew it wasn't true. They all knew it didn't matter if it was true.

"You're not well enough," her mother protested, more strongly. They all knew that, too, was not true enough to matter.

"It should be me," her brother muttered softly. "Tisa, it's not safe."

"It's never safe, Farold. It's never safe for any of us."

She slapped her hand over her mouth the moment the words were out, but it was too late. All of them - her parents, her older brother, her younger sisters, her maiden aunt, especially her maiden aunt - reeled as if she'd hit them. Read more...Collapse )

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Tags: giraffecall, giraffecall: result, verse: unicorn factory
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