❝ PAINT ❞
(n.) a coloured substance that is spread over a surface and dries to leave a thin decorative or protective coating.
— the man shives under his gaze, the cold paint on his skin making him shiver.
( punz gets a portrait done, the man painting him makes his heart tingle and butterflies swarm in his tummy. )
❝ COZEN ❞
(v.) to trick or deceive
— the man's crown shone under the moonlight, a claw-like hand gripped the throne and his legs were crossed, the right hand was holding the crown that traditionally belongs to the co-leader if the kingdom.
( the man looked as terrifyingly beautiful as the day he last saw him; he misses the cat-mouse games they played. )
❝ DREPATOMNIA ❞
(n.) an overviewing urge to run away
— their breaths synced, both holding the other close. They were both smiling like idiots. His head was buried in his lover's shoulder and the others in his. They looked to his left; their train has arrived.
( he looked down at his shirt, realizing it was one from his favourite band. He smiled, despite being nervous; the other's complement in his head for the entire day. )
(n.) someone on top of the food chain; someone who doesn't have to worry about predators or being hunted.
— blades shine in the light, both huffing and puffing but neither plans on backing down.
(dancing with death would seem exhausting but it was thrilling and a feeling a few can achive.)