Shadow and Ice (Gods of War)(169)

By: Gena Showalter

She paled, her mouth floundering open and closed. “”

Prince Charming narrowed his eyes. “This is what you need to have happen, Everly? This will help you heal from the damage we have caused?”

“Without a doubt,” I said, unflinching. Except, I knew I couldn’t heal. My wounds ran too deep.

“Very well.” He held out his hand, and the poisoned apple darted through the air. He caught it, saying, “For you, my queen, I will do anything. Even this.” Gaze locked with mine, he bit into the apple.