They died in the darkest hour of the coldest night of the year and when they left, their souls opened the door to the cage. This cage, with the bars to keep her captive, is the only home Lovey has ever known.
His intense gaze caused her to burn with a fiery burst, embedding her brilliant light into his cornea.
Smile, he beseeched. As she perched on the edge of the abyss, he took the shot.