This scene takes place after the heroine has been jailed for stealing.
He reached her cell andâ
Shock rendered him speechless, his throat dry. His heart pounded wildly.
Sitting on the floor, she held her shift in clawed hands, her arms and
legs covered with fur. Her face red with shame, she turned away from him. He
heard her sobs, saw her trembling.
This is Annwn?
He clenched his hands, fighting for control. Helpless to do anything, he
could only stare. He discarded his shock; his heart turned over with love
and pity for her.
Juliet Waldron is next on July 16