Her muscles burned with the effort required to hold her position. It was essential that she did, however, because even in the darkened cinema he would know. He always knew.
The end of his cigarette lit up as he took a long drag, and the leash with which she was tethered to him loosened further.
Good, let him think she was compliant.
Another pinprick of light, another deep inhale to end his life.
Keep going, you prick.
Adrenaline coursed through her veins, and with it the promise of light, as the end of her leash fell from his hand.
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