Title: Black Silk’s Sunlight
Prompt: Black Silk.
Summary: For the 100X100 batknights Drabbles. Black silk sheets shimmered on the bed.
Date Of Completion: March 19, 2007
Date Of Posting: March 19, 2007
Word Count: 100
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Black silk sheets shimmering on the bed.
Heavy black drapes blocking out the sunlight.
A silence broken only by the ticking of an ancient grandfather’s clock out in the hall.
The sunlight was here, graceful on silk, flashing brilliance and love. My heart’s gloom
is chased away by his light, my hands reaching out for him. Laughter spills out of him,
silver and gold, sparkling onto the ebony sheets, youthful limbs twining around mine.
I have no need of the gaudy sun.
It lives here, dispelling my gloom and darkness, a quicksilver ribbon tying my heart to