Episode 11: Checkmate
"What do I owe you for giving me your presence my lord?"
The man observed her carefully, thinking of each step he will take to counter every sly word that will come from the woman's mouth.
"A little of information would appease me." he put his long and thin fingers lightly on the table in front of the lady. But not long after it retreated to him.
"Also, a shred of loyalty would be delightful." he added with a calculating glare.
What We Buried Underneath Our Breath
Episode 1: What I do Underneath the Tree
“There’s a rumor that if you go to the alley at twilight. You’ll either see a woman in black who brings a scythe or a man in white who brings a staff. If you see the woman, someone or something will die around there. If you see the man, someone sick will be healed. You want to check it out?” his face gleamed with excitement of discovering something unknown.
Sightings like that were not uncommon in our hometown and it made sense because the alley was near a hospital. But it’s only a rumor. The reason why it spread could also be so people won’t come there, that place is a shady place as far as I know.
“Mommy and Daddy said it’s dangerous to go there. A lot of uncivilized people tend to come there,” I argued.