Carlise stared at all of Jasper's relatives for a few moments until she decided to smile at them. It wasn't a smile that meant that she loved them, more of a business greeting smile; barely any tinge of happiness. "Hi, I'm Carlise Martin. You're welcomed to call me Carlie."
Shay quickly took her seat on the sofa and pulled out the paper with the riddles. The nest will fall. The nest will fall. The nest will fall, she repeated in her head. What the hell?!
“We cling to our fairy tales until the price for believing in them becomes too high.”