The Flash of a ThiefKarta bounced a ball against the wall of her room as she sat on her bed, lazily catching it as light from the sunrise faintly filtered its way into her room. After several bounces she fumbled the ball and dropped it below her bed, with Karta falling onto her back and groaning a moment later. She sat back up and hopped off her bed, staring out the window as she did so.The Flash of a Thief by Jessica50
Karta admired the view of the city from the hill she was on. She leaned against the windowsill and pondered if she had made the right decisions for herself recently. Moving to a new city, abandoning her former antics as a thief, and being taken under the wing of a local alchemist. Her life had become simple, safe, and increasingly dull. As appreciative as she was of the alchemist for letting her live and work in his shop, Karta was becoming increasingly restless as every day passed by uneventfully.
She left her room and entered the shop proper, noticing that Esther, the alchemist she worked for, wasn't lounging around the