With someone approaching, there would be no time to destroy the pill! Not waiting to see if it was indeed Houyi, awakened from his hypnosis or one of his henchmen, she realized that the only way to keep the elixir of immortality from Houyi forever was to swallow it herself. The thought of eternity alone suddenly overwhelmed her.
image and text variant (cc) 2010 Hilary Farmer
Well, I’m back! I hope everyone had a lovely holiday break and all the best for the coming year!