“Ok! Quit yapping and let’s cut the cake,” Alayna shouted.
Devan and Leliana joined everyone on the dance floor and tried to look happy. They were overjoyed about being husband and wife. But, knowing what they were going to do in a few days was wearing on their minds a bit heavier than the happiness the nuptials brought. They had to keep telling themselves to keep smiling.
Hi…sorry for the interruption! This chapter was written months ago–long before the preceding 16 chapters. So, while it made sense to insert it in the story at this point, some of the imagery breaks continuity. Sorry about that! I fixed the words to go well with the next few chapters, but couldn’t do anything about the pictures. If you didn’t notice…excellent! 🙂