As promised, here’s a little more of ‘On the Other Side of the Mask’, as my Saturday Rainbow Snippet for April 2nd! I’m picking off right where I left off at the last ‘On the Other Side of the Mask’ snippet, which I posted March 19, 2016.
Affection had no place in court, or in church, unless it was given to the Goddess. “The only thing, which belongs to you is your name.” She rose from her seat, the judgment of heaven resting upon her powdered head. “What name will you choose?”
The first boy, a sleek, dark haired lad, with bluish veins standing out from his small hands, raised his head with the pride of an aristocrat.
“Byron, Your Honor,” he said, in a clear, ringing voice, which carried throughout the room.