Title: Fool For Love
Setting: S5, Fool For Love
Word count: 150
Prompt: You Can’t Teach an Old Demon New Tricks
A/N: Yes, finally managed to write something short!
To maim, to kill, to tear through the throats of men, women, and children. Destruction. Chaos. The thrill of the fight. The intoxicating scents of blood and fear.
He sometimes thought he was born to be a vampire; he’d been so lousy as a human.
Set in the cage of his time, only to be wrenched free of mediocrity and leashed upon the world in vengeance and glee. In his joyful wake a slew of bodies to prove his worth, a string of fights to beat the odds. Eternally young and virtually immortal. He was a demon through and through. Couldn’t change what he was.
Sod the chip. Just lied and caged him, hid his true nature.
He’d show her. Remember what he truly was, right at the heart of it.
He cocked the gun. She looked up with a tear-stained face, and he remembered what he was at heart.