A Zahnia Short, part 4

And here we have the fourth and final part of Sartorially Smart Heroines’s Zahnia short. A twist ending indeed – and a twist that tells us a great deal about the world these characters live in.

And once again, SSH doesn’t let us off easily in terms of who to root for. No good man is entirely good, and no bad man is entirely bad.

Sartorially Smart Heroines

Aaaaaand, fourth and final scene from my Zahnia short story. With a twist ending! Thanks so much for reading, folks! Take care and stay awesome!


A Zahnia Short, part 4

“Find what you were looking for?” Lady Norva’s voice came from the doorway as Zahnia tucked the last of the documents she’d gathered into her satchel.

“Yes, and then some,” Zahnia replied turning to face her. “Thank you for bringing this to Lady Ellona’s attention.”

“Thank you for giving my husband an honorable way out, old friend,” the noblewoman said, stepping across the room and taking the spy’s hand. “Thank you for waiting until my daughters were away, and thank you for making his death quick and clean. Please, tell me you found that he was being blackmailed or threatened somehow,” she pled softly. “I want to believe that he’d never willingly sell military secrets to northern separatists groups—that he’d…

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