The pain surprised her, she had thought it would hurt less this time, that she would be numb to it. Looking down, a tear fell from her cheek and disappeared into the pool of warm blood. She knew she would have to go and wash up. He hated to see her dishevelled, she must look her best or it may set him off again. Her body ached and she knew that in a little while it would be covered in bruises.
This time had been worse than the others. She had lost consciousness, coming to only when she felt Coco licking the blood off Continue reading