He taught me that there are no such things as heroes.
I thought he saved my life. I thought him a hero, just like every other fawning human in this city. I would have died if it hadn’t been for him.
But the supernatural creature who crept into my apartment later that night to claim his payment is anything but a hero.
He owns me now, and his control over my body is complete.
He demands – I surrender.
It’s for my own protection, he says. I will die without his claim. Someone worse than him will take me. And break me.
Someone like the darkest evil in the city, lurking in the shadows. Waiting to capture his enemy’s new pet for his own perverted pleasures…
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