Lyrium and Ashes: Chapter 01 - A Sickness
Slaver Caverns outside of Kirkwall
She liked to eat in front of him. He knew, when he'd had nothing all day but a bowl of gruel, that he'd be waiting on Hadriana at dinner. He would attend her and her "friends" in her opulent apartments, pouring the wine, serving their extravagant meals. Watching him, she would curve her mouth around a juicy bit of steak, eyes half-closed in pleasure. She wanted him to ask for some, to pilfer a taste of the excess they squandered. Fenris would never grant her such a victory.
One of her companions stood near him, reeking of perfume and wine. He did not move, did not let his face betray anything as she scrape