The Nymph’s Pleasure House: Rosalie’s Cave - Part V
Date: 12/17/2017, Categories: Fantasy & Sci-Fi, Author: kristyflowers, Source: LushStories
He ran through the forest as fast as his body would allow him. He knew that it was foolish of him to be on his own in the dark on night; wolves and bears would not show him a second act of mercy. But he needed to be alone. He needed to hunt. Many years ago, he had studied the maps of the incubus territory and he remembered that there was a human village at the very edge of the map; a tiny little village that could so easily be whipped out by a passing troop of mercenaries. Incubuses usually targeted larger villages during their hunts as that allowed them to have more choice. Every village that was within his tribe’s territory was shared by several incubuses. Every group of incubuses was assigned to a handful of villages as to avoid clashes during hunts. But this tiny village wasn’t assigned to anyone; as far as the incubuses were concerned, it was the back of beyond and located in no man’s land. But now Raener thanked the heavens for letting him come across the maps. This tiny village at the edge of the forest would safe his life. He focused his magic into his eyes and peered ahead. He dodged the trees and within an hour, he had arrived at the village. It consisted of only a handful of huts—a pitiful little village that might even invoke a sense of mercy in bandits. “Hmmm,” he murmured. Judging by the size of the huts and the quality of the built material and considering the density of the huts and the number of livestock he sensed, there might be fifty to sixty residents in ...