In the Groves of Lord Satsuma by DeAnna Knippling
Approx. 4,080 words.
Published on August 9, 2013 by
Even more than she wishes to destroy the celestial invaders who have killed her husband, Lady Satsuma wishes to destroy the peasant who usurped his place, even over her own sons.
A small victory brings the people joy, and they celebrate. But the insolent peasant knows no limits to his “celebration.”
What will the Lady choose? Justice, or revenge?