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The Gift Giver (Edited)A short story written by ArtPwny
Edited by Kat C.
Derpy walked inside of her house and shut the door behind her. She lowered her back to let her empty mailbag slide off over her tail and slump in a messy heap onto the floor. Sighing to herself her eyes were lowering from exhaustion. Delivering the mail today had really worn her out and the bottom of her hooves hurt. She walked across the living room and flopped down on the couch. She laid on her stomach thinking about her day. There had been a lot of mail to deliver today.
She sat up to flex out her wings, which were sore from flying all day. Closing her eyes she stretched out the rest of her body followed by a big yawn. She was hungry but felt too tired to get up and get something from the fridge. Suddenly there was a knock on the door. A very soft knock. Derpy wasn't sure if she had even heard it. Leaning in from the couch towards the door, Derpy tried to hear more knocking. A few seconds passed
Blue Eyes in FlamesWhen the prince sees the flower bloom from the palm of her hand, he orders her arrest.
She is only seven years old.
He takes the flower from her and keeps it, even though he knows he shouldn't. He puts it a vase, or, rather, his servant does that for him. The flower doesn't ever die, even years later.
It's dawn of a December morning, and he's cold. But still, he stands next to his father dutifully and looks at the little girl with blue eyes that are now black from seven nights sleeping on a cold, dungeon floor behind bars. They cut off her dark brown hair during that time. She's tied to the pyre, and there are seven guards around her, holding sharper swords than normal, not that she could get away. There's one man dressed in black holding an unlit torch, with a mask over his face to prevent his death. His father raises his arm, and the torch is lit.
She locks her gaze to his, and he blinks at her. It's like she expects him to prevent it. He couldn't, though, he can't. She scares him, w
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