The Assassin's Wife
Assassin’s did not keep angels.
Yet, the first time David laid eyes on his dancer he knew he would take her away from the light and keep her. Take her away from the men who touched her as she twirled and smiled, bowed and leapt upon a stage. Remove her from the audience that coveted the angel as much as him. He would chain her to his side and keep her with him in the shadows.
Obsession wasn’t supposed feel this way. It wasn’t supposed to change his plans. Because eventually his wife would have to go. Except the more time he spent with her, the more he clipped his angel’s wings, the more selfish he became, the more time he wanted. Until she saw the assassin in the dark and ran away from him.
Natasha should not have fought back.
He could have spared her the horror of knowing the truth about her husband. She could have gone to sleep and never woken up. His dancing angel, frozen forever, perfect and beautiful. Now she would know the monster.
The Assassin's Wife is created by Nikita Slater, an EGlobal Creative Publishing signed author.
7 years later
She flew like an angel.
David tried not to watch too closely as she danced. She was a little shy when it came to her ballet skills. She did not think she was good enough yet, his little perfectionist. He was so damn proud though, he could not tear his eyes from the open doorway as he sat at the tabl……
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