Before Dawn Cruel Lessons of the Night, Cinders in the Rain
Rated: T - English - Suspense/Romance/Mystery/Supernatural/Drama
Chapter 1: A Thought of Life in Death
Because I could not stop for Death-
He kindly stopped for me-
The Carriage held but just Ourselves-
Never would I have thought my life would turn like this, little did we think that this would end together.
The words I learned from Emily Dickinson, no more than ninth grade in junior high, the words of Because I Could Not Stop for Death and I Heard a Fly Buzz- when I died, kept twirling in my mind. However, no matter how troubling, we knew the inescapable had come. We were to face death.
Was it really that long ago that I met one of my best friends in ballet class, the new neighbor, or I suppose I was that new neighbor across from her, a house I had just moved into. Such a frien