“You still remember how to shoot a gun?” Jacob asked as he pulled one from his backpack. “Yes,” Elle replied firmly. “I go to the shooting range once a fortnight.” “Take this, don’t hesitate to use it,” he said, thrusting …

Week 196 – That’s a lot of raisins Read More »

Jacob shoved the window up, climbed through it then held his hands out to Elle. She looked at him for a moment, hesitated, then sighed and let him help her through the window. She was shaking and he wished there …

Week 195 – Praying to get to safety Read More »

That was the million dollar question wasn’t it. Could she trust Jacob? Her heart wanted to scream at her that of course she could she loved him and he’d just told her that he still loved her. But love and …

Week 194 – How can I ever trust you when I don’t know you Read More »

Elle just stared at him. Her face clearly screamed ‘he must think I’m a fool’. While she had every reason not to believe a word that came out of his mouth it still hurt. He’d thought he was protecting her …

Week 193 – He must think I’m a fool Read More »

“I am not your girl,” Elle said through gritted teeth. Her memory was a little hazy on what had just happened and her chest felt like someone had smashed it with a rock but she knew one thing for certain, …

Week 192 – Empty handed, empty headed, empty hearted Read More »