Evanescence; Chapter 1 – The Crypt
“The small figure sat, head bowed, long knotted hair shrouding face and shoulders, in the dark chamber, deep in the bowels of an ancient building, bells tolling faintly somewhere far above, where the light shone and normal people went about their everyday lives, ignorant of the dark below.”
Evanescence; C2.1 Twilight
“The figure sat on a rickety stool, at a narrow crudely hewn desk of ancient oak, between towering aisles of dust laden ancient tomes and scrolls.
Light filtered intermittently through the floating dust and dark, disturbed periodically by a fitful but persistent, chill draught.
There was nothing warm nor welcoming about this place. “