|The favourite of my drawings so far ^^|
The Matriarch Chronicles: The Maiden - PrologueThe Matriarch Chronicles: The Maiden - Prologue by Blu-Blood
Pain coursed through Raegna’s body and she let out a scream. Sweat beaded down her back, soaking her nightgown. Heat rose around her and steam rose off of her in the cold night as if she were a bowl of hot soup. She felt like soup, wet with sweat and blood, hot with exertion, her insides quaking with pain. Tears blurred her vision but there was nothing to see but the midwife watching between her legs, concentrating on delivering Raegna’s baby, and Bai standing at the other side of the room, illuminated by the fireplace beside him. Raegna glowered at his hard eyes and edged face through her struggle.
Focusing on him, Raegna had lost her mission. Another onslaught of pain caused her to scream again. Her throat was sore now. Her body ached but she refused to give in. She could feel her baby moving through her slowly, expanding her in ways she didn’t think possible. She couldn’t stop now. With all the strength she could muster, Raegna let out a battl