Frozen Hearts Ch. 2: Fight This, ReginaFrozen Hearts Ch. 2: Fight This, Regina by Before-I-Sleep
Unable to use her magic to turn the power back on Regina sat huddled under a blanket shivering as Emma paced back and forth despite the decreasing temperatures.
“How's your hand?”
“Huh? Oh, my hand is fine. How can you be worrying about my hand at a time like this?”
Emma crossed the room and knelt down in front of Regina, lifting her chin with a finger to inspect the clearly freezing evil queen. Noticing the blue tinge to Regina's lips, feeling brave, she ran her thumb over her lower lip.
“I'm fine,” pulling her head away from the warmth of Emma's touch she noticed the dying fire and extended her hand to omit a fireball.
Relighting the fire as she was now took a lot out of her as her magic was trying its best to keep her body from freezing quicker.
“No you're not, Regina, we can't get out of here and your true love is out there and not here to save you! You're going to die and there's nothing I can do about it! Henry, this is going to break his
Dance Dance DecadenceDance Dance Decadence by AsMadAsACheshire
“A…ball.” Emma repeated, putting the full force of skepticism behind the words.
Snow and Charming shared a look.
“It’s to help the people,” David began.
“People are scared,” Archie chimed in. “A ball will help bring everyone together.”
“It’s something familiar,” Snow said.
“No I get the…the thing. What I don’t understand is why I have to go.”
Her parents gave her reproachful looks.
“You’re our daughter.” Snow reminded her. “And you broke the curse.”
“The people need to see you there,” Archie added. “You and Regina both.”
Emma looked around. “I don’t see the mayor here.”
“Ex-mayor,” Charming chimed in. “And no…” he looked at Snow. “She’s back in her mansion. But she has agreed to appear at the ball.”
“It’ll be fun,” Snow continued, using her most c