Shock overcame Belle as she stared up at the woman.
“Belle,” whispered Sarah Clayton, looking down at the young woman.
Mother and daughter stared at one another a split second longer, and then Sarah dived to the floor and hugged Belle fiercely. Belle returned it, digging her fingers into her mother’s clothing, just to convince herself that this was real. She had pictured this day in her childhood dreams, a day when she would meet her parents again, but she had always imagined it would be in heaven, long after her death.
Cinderella found Milo eating breakfast, or rather stirring his breakfast while he read his book. He did not even look up when Cinderella sat down at the table. The bar maid quickly came over and handed her a steaming bowl of oatmeal. Then she turned away so quickly Cinderella didn't have time to say thank you. However, she quickly returned with a bowl of sugar, and a pitcher of milk.
"Thank you." Said Cinderella finally. The bar maid nodded and went back to the bar. Cinderella fixed her oatmeal and ate in silence for a few minutes.
"Merde*," Spy groaned. "We've barely had a day here and there's already a problem on our hands!"
"Hey, we'll all get through this!" Esmeralda began. "In Paris I've survived really harsh winters, and I didn't even have much back then! If we keep our heads up and hopefully we've gotten--" She was cut off by Sniper.
"Yeah, Esmeralda, but...this winter came unexpectedly. It's supposed to be in the middle of summer. We haven't really taken much to go up against these conditions."
For those who wish to do a crossover with the characters from 4 films of my pick.