: The Master of the Game by Atilla_the_pun
Novel Rating: Mature Chapters: 3 Reviews: 1|
Old were his hands and gnarled yet tough like tree roots, twisting in dark and secret places. Still nimble, his fingers picked up a knight, lingering over its finely crafted features of witchwood and ebony.
“Do you know why they call it the game of kings?”
His face a black silhouette before the pale winter light, falling through high, dusty windows. Silence pools in the shadows like dark water undisturbed for centuries. Every whisper a sacrilege in this place of watching ghosts.
Genres: Horror/Dark, Action/Adventure, Angst Warnings: Strong Language, Strong Violence, Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Sensitive Topic/Issue/Theme Era: Post-Hogwarts Characters: Harry, Ron, Hermione, Snape, Moody, Lucius, Seamus, Neville, Pansy, OC Pairings: Ron/Hermione, Harry/Hermione, Other Pairing
Published: 2007.10.16 Latest Chapter: 2008.01.27 Updated: 2008.01.27 Status: WIP