She'd been scarred since he'd last seen her, each mark a reminder of how he'd failed her.
(#) MidnightWhisper7 2007-12-15 09:17:33 AMAshe and Basch have a complicated relationship, to be sure. I enjoyed your portrayal of both characters: Basch's guilt and Ashe's hardened resolve. The mention of Vossler's death was sad, too. I liked Ashe's lines to him at the end. I hope Basch can learn to forgive himself.