[YOU ARE WEAK! YOU DISAPPOINT ME, PET!]
The voice, the horrible whispers... it had been non-stop for hours now. She had failed her mission in the eyes of her Lord and now she was enduring the punishment. Agony wracked her body as she lay on the unforgiving concrete floor of her home where she had collapsed almost twelve hours ago now, she realized as she caught a glimpse of the clock on the wall.
[YOU RELEASED HIM! MY NEW PET! YOU DISOBEYED! TRAITOR!]
She could barely breathe, the pain was so intense. The angrier her Lord got, the more he berated her for her failings, the more intense the torture became. She didn't know how much more she could take... Her breathing was ragged and labored as she gasped for breath. Would the curse let her suffocate? As if in answer to her desperate musing, the whispers hissed through her mind once more.
[YOU WILL NOT ESCAPE YOUR PUNISHMENT THAT EASILY...]
Cora screamed as a fresh wave of pain slammed through her. Darkness soon claimed her again...