Don't Go (The Infernal Devices)Don't Go (The Infernal Devices) by Bogafrog
The boy coughed again and Will winced. He couldn't stand it. He hated not knowing which breath would be his best friend's last. Will wriggled in his chair and glanced at the silver haired boy who was tossing restlessly in his sleep.
"Is he going to be okay?" Tessa's soft voice floated in from the hallway and Will felt his heart ache.
He shook his head. "I don't know Tess..."
Tessa came in further and knelt beside Jem, putting a hand on his forehead. "He's burning up..."
Will fought back the tears that he was so used to hiding. There was nothing he could say to her. He was watching his brother and her husband die, and he couldn't find any comforting words.
Tessa looked at him out of the corner of her eye as she smoothed back Jem's silver hair. Her breath was shaking slightly and her eyes were shining with unshed tears. She was being strong.
"Tess," Will buried his head in his hands and took deep breaths.
"Will..." Tessa put her hand on the dark haired boy's shoulde
Winx Club - Child of the Moon (C13)Chapter 13Winx Club - Child of the Moon (C13) by oblivious15
The bus pulled to a halt outside the Fortress of Light, and five girls dressed in dark-coloured suits descended, morose expressions drawn on their faces. They shuffled into a courtyard, where a group of people were waiting for them.
"We're glad you could make it, Winx," said Saladin, as the girls approached him.
"For the record, we do not approve," Tecna said.
"Roxy is our friend, and I can't believe you're going to make us betray her!" Musa said.
"It no longer matters if Roxy is your friend or not. She is now part of a group of extremely dangerous creatures that are posing a huge threat to the safety and security of Magix. As the Winx and as guardian fairies, it is your natural duty and responsibility to put the needs of the citizens before your own opinions and relationships," Saladin responded, coolly.
Helia stepped up next to his grandfather. There were shadows beneath his eyes, as