Past Love's Triumph
by Ekaterine Xia
Once upon a time. Or so it usually begins, does it not?
They say my parents started it all with a blunder, that the King and Queen of House Lan were stupid enough to offend one of the Fey by neglecting to invite her to the celebration of my birth. They also say the weapon of choice was a spinning wheel. The spindle, to be precise.
A spinning wheel. As if.