It’s been kinda crazy lately, but I thought that I’d drop in and hump a little today! We’re rejoining Subeo, so if you need to catch up or have a refresher, click here.
Keith fingered the thin copper chain that encircled his waist.
His initial anxiety had calmed somewhat—his heart wasn’t beating in his throat anymore, although it still raced, railing against his chest. He’d managed to speak to Liam for a moment. Whether he would pay attention or not remained to be seen.
Can’t really blame him if he doesn’t trust me.
When the Praecept had told him of Liam’s nomination, Keith had been thrilled. It was becoming more and more difficult to hide his attraction to the lively sophomore. Liam did nothing to disguise his own interest in Keith, who was firmly against any sort of fraternization with undergrads—particularly hot, young blondes who sat in the front row of his Clinical Psychology section.
But to have Liam as an initiate was another matter…
Keith inhaled deeply, attempting to calm his riotous thoughts. He’d drawn the saxum—the white disc that placed him at the center of tonight’s ritual—so his quietude was essential. With another centering breath, he doffed his robe and shivered slightly as the cool air coasted across his skin. He took his place on the bench, lay back, and gave himself to the embrace of the rope.
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Oooo! I’m blushing! I want more. Great hook!
Nice hook! I think despite his nerves, he is actually excited by the prospect of meeting the rope 🙂
Sounds like they are playing a dangerous game.
That’s a very compelling snippet. I can’t wait to find out what happens next in this ceremony.
What a compelling hook. Awesome job.