Your Song

(15 Fashanos 5115, The Landing)

She started the song a few months ago, and there it lay on a sheaf all that time. Only now could she finish it; now that it was named, seared in flames, and reborn in words ordained.

The back of her hand brushes across the dried ink on the paper, trembling slightly. This was the difficult part of a song, if the truth were told. The anticipation of the first performance always brings out all of her insecurities and anxieties. But this one, particularly.

With a soft smile, she pulls herself together and gathers her things. The song was ready; her anticipation to share it and the promise of the dream will steel her through the terror inside. Once more.


… (several blotches of water-blotched ink hide the last line) …

GSBardess

Author: GSBardess

A young bardess named Luxelle is currently learning her trade and hoping to one day make a name for her songs in GemStone IV. Follow along with her adventures in life and song.

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