The Waking ~ Wallie’s Wentletrap #writephoto

He woke through stillness and cold. That waking was precarious, and came and went, like a lazy tide. But at last, consciousness impressed itself on him. He opened his eyes to the world again.

Eddie breathed deep. The heavy motion almost made him cry out. His hand went instinctively to the bandage around his middle.

“I wouldn’t.” Wurther’s voice was low but firm. “You are still healing.”


Eddie looked around him almost wildly.

“Easy, easy. We don’t want you fainting again, so soon.”

The doctor hurried forward as Eddie struggled to rise, pressing the young man back on his pallet.

“Where is everyone? Colin—? Mix and Sarah—?”

“Half sick with worry for you,” said Wurther. “They are hunting spices for soup. We thought you would die. What are you? Selfish, spoiled. How dare you think of dying, when there are others who need you?”

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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5 Responses to The Waking ~ Wallie’s Wentletrap #writephoto

  1. ellenbest24 says:

    As usual ,You do not dissapoint. 😊

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Thanks Sue, this looks like an interesting read.


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