You should have listened...He had to get away! Only three more blocks! His boys should be waiting there with the back-up car. All he had to do was to get there.
Tossing several strands of long, sweat-soaked black hair out of his eyes, he stumbled on. His side throbbed and burned, the pain spreading down into his leg. He gritted his teeth and pressed his hand harder over the bleeding gunshot-wound.
Just this alley, and he was almost free. Something clanked and bounced away, as he staggered on. Only three more blocks! He could make it, he just knew it! He spared a tiny thought of gratitude for his hired muscle, shooting it out with the FBI back in the warehouse by the river. They would keep the feds off him long enough to -
You should have listened to me."
Giuliano jerked around, putting his back to the brick wall. He threw out one hand to steady himself, leaving smears of blood on the brick. A new wave of pain almost brought him to his knees. The edges of the bricks scraped against his back as he used the w
Sometimes, there is only darknessTitle: Sometimes, there is only darkness
Fandom: FFVII CC
Warning: slight angst, sorrow, despair, not happy
Word count: 2565
Summary: When one of ShinRa's living quarters is leveled by terrorists, Angeal and Zack are called to help with the search and rescue
Not betaed. I needed a prompt to kick my muse into gear and used the thesaurus to pick one. The prompt was "lever".
Genesis! Over here!"
At Angeal's call, the First turned from where he was holding up a broken beam while several Seconds tried to dig deeper into the rubbish beneath. "I can't!" he called back, his arms trembling with fatigue. His formerly red hair was white with plaster dust and his handsome face was streaked with mud and blood. He'd left his signature coat in one of the helicopters when he'd used it to cover a badly injured girl for the duration of the transport into the nearest ShinRa hospital facility. He'd get it back again later. And if not, he'd simply have a n