Season Unending Part 24Despite the tutorial of master and pet, their lovemaking was much slower and gentler this time. Ulfric thoroughly enjoyed Elenwen’s ragged gasps as he put her on the edge of ecstasy before pulling back just to make her have to suffer through it all over again. An act he never would have been able to enjoy before. He was certain being the one in charge was going to have much more desirable results now.Season Unending Part 24 by heiwako
The two of them were a tangle of sweaty bodies with pillows and furs kicked everywhere. Elenwen nestled her head against his shoulder as she sighed, “I wonder why your guard dog hasn’t come searching for you yet. It’s been long enough I’m sure he’s foaming at the mouth thinking I’ve killed you.”
“He probably thinks I’m in here beating you,” Ulfric admitted. He gave Elenwen a quick summary of his “confession” to Galmar, blushing at her amused laughter.
“Well, I wouldn’t complain if you had,” she
Season Unending Part 23Galmar watched his jarl sleep. The younger man had a mournful expression as he twitched restlessly on his bed. Well, more mournful than usual for Ulfric. Ever since he had returned from his imprisonment over Markarth, he rarely smiled and never laughed. Even the rare smiles were merely a curve of his lips without merriment reaching his eyes.Season Unending Part 23 by heiwako
In all fairness, even as a boy, Ulfric had been solemn. Too serious, too quiet, even before being hauled off to High Hrothgar. Galmar sometimes wondered whether he should have told his ward that he was going to Cyrodiil to join the war effort. Ulfric had been well suited as a Greybeard living high above the rest of the mortal world while contemplating the ancient words of dragons.
Ulfric had loved the idea of heroes in songs and legends battling evil and winning the day for fair maidens. Galmar suspected that was the main reason Ulfric had joined him in the Imperial Army, because the boy had believed that he was meant to be something special. After
The Greatest Heist Part 1"So close!" He mutters in a Nordic accent, and slams the tankard of Solitude spiced wine on the table.The Greatest Heist Part 1 by tofu-kiin
"I'm so close to fixing that damned Thieves Guild," he growls. "All's I need is to get things going in this blasted city."
I sip my goblet of wine. "Has no progress been made at all since you arrived?"
"None. Thieves say they haven't had a good heist since before the Emperor died."
He sighs. The hearth flames dance behind his seated figure, casting light and shadow on his blonde hair, ashen face, and thick beard.
I meet his red eyes, which burn with the combined fire of his Nordic and Dunmeri ancestors. Before, I have seen the fire animate his entire body, heart, and soul in the most beautiful and terrible acts of love and violence. A few times I have felt the full invigorating heat of the blaze. But lately the flames dance subdued.
"Have to head out again,” he says. “Business.”
I know he is as likely to be drinking at the tavern as scouting out a property, but I nod
Meria Alone“Not now Meria I have important business with the First Ambassador!” snapped a tall Thalmor Justicar with black hair slicked back in a neat style and vivid green eyes.Meria Alone by The-Serene-Mage
“B-But uncle, you promised that we practice magic today!” pleaded a smaller Altmer similar to the Justicar.
The Thalmor agent paused in mid step and gazed down at the smaller Mer with annoyance in his eyes,
“I said, not now, go back to your room before I get reprimanded for allowing a child to be up here!” he snapped before pushing her back, nearly knocking her off her feet.
Meria watched her uncle leave the hallway of the embassy, holding back her tears before wrapping her arms around herself.
“That’s what you always say…” she murmured to herself before looking over to a frost window overlooking the Courtyard of the Embassy.
The snow gently fell from the sky onto the patrolling guards as well as a few Justicars, Meria wished she was allowed into the courtyard
Pride Comes Before the Fall“As a Thalmor Commander, it is your duty to set an example for your troops in a time of need,” The Grand Justiciar had told his student as the two made their way into a lavish temple, “Despite what you may believe, this principle surpasses all other aspects of your position.”Pride Comes Before the Fall by Andropunk
“I don’t understand,” The new Commander turned his head to look up at the towering mer, “As a Justiciar, it was my duty, it always had been my duty, to track down those who commit heresy. I had never needed an example - you just need to get your information, and make your kill. Why is it that I must set an example now? It seems rather unnecessary, sir.”
The taller elf extended a hand, gesturing for the younger man to follow him down the corridor. Their footsteps echoed on the marble floor, and their forms cast shadows upon the sun-kissed stone. Attendants of the temple stepped out of their path as they passed, respectfully bowing their heads. As they approached
Season Unending Part 1"Dammit, Ulfric got here first," General Tullius groused as he dismounted.Season Unending Part 1 by heiwako
There were two horses bearing the Windhelm colors already in the High Hrothgar stables as the Imperial contingent filed in. With Tullius, Legate Rikke, Jarl Elisif, Jarl Balgruuf, their housecarls, and Ambassador Elenwen's mounts included, the small shed was overly full. The Greybeards had no need for horses, but they had the building for their rare visitors. It was highly unusual for them to have this many guests at once.
"Of course he did," Elenwen said as she smoothly dismounted. "He's much closer than we were, he has a smaller contingent, and he had to be here first to prove his worth."
"He's also not going to be happy that the ambassador is here," Rikke murmured to Tullius. Elenwen smiled, not acknowledging the legate's words. "You know how much Ulfric hates the Thalmor."
"What was I supposed to do, Legate?" Tullius replied lowly. "She's higher ranked than me and has every right to be here. I couldn't exact
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