“I don’t.” He shrugged, again. “All I know is that I want to protect you; from all the ヴァンパイア and the other dangers of the world.” His eyes met hers. “You’re so vulnerable, Tiana. I know you’re feisty and あなた can look after yourself, but you’re an easy target for predators.”
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Esmeralda fumbled with her groceries and keys as she approached the apartment. She was just about to stick the key in the lock when she heard a loud crash come from inside. She quickly unlocked the door and burst inside. She found アラジン in the キッチン surrounded によって all the pots and pans lying on the floor.
"What happened?" Esmeralda asked, setting the groceries on the table.
"I'm trying to make dinner," アラジン muttered. "Mom is convinced she's cooking lasagna."
“You’d have noticed if I’d fed on you, even if I’d hypnotised you. Trust me.”
“So, where do あなた want me to start from?”
“The beginning would be good.”
Lestat smirked. “The whole sordid bit?” He sat down on the sofa and leaned back, looking up at her. “Where a young man, barely an adult, was abducted and turned into a vampire によって another who then left him to fend for himself for years; who abandoned him to learn the rules of vampirism alone?”
Tiana sank down onto the table, facing him. “How old were you?”
“ I was almost thirty.” He shrugged at her. “I can still remember, even now, how scared I was; what it felt like when my ハート, 心 was racing in fear.”...