Tangled and Forgotten ch16Chapter 16Tangled and Forgotten ch16 by ~f4113n-4ng31-0f-r4in
Flynn was going to great lengths to avoid Rapunzel. He responded to none of her messages to see her and when they did bump into each other in the corridors, Flynn quickly left without a word. The king and queen suspected that something had happened to them at the tower; they of course never suspected that Rapunzel had tried to seduce him. But what Flynn found so disgusting about the whole situation was that he nearly took the princess’ offer. Him, Flynn Rider ready to defile a princess. No, not a princess, a woman who was not his, who would never be his.
Rapunzel had been so earnest in her desires and that scared Flynn for some reason. It scared him to think that someone could care so much for a wretch like him. There were reasons why Flynn Rider was a loner. Half of it was personal, but the other half was because Flynn didn’t want to have someone to hurt. Relationships and bonds inevitably meant pain: pain of
Tangled and Forgotten ch14Chapter 14Tangled and Forgotten ch14 by ~f4113n-4ng31-0f-r4in
Flynn hadn’t left all the apples for Max. He had bought them, well, most of them.
The day before had just been bad, what with the crazy plans and the awkward scene with the princess in the tower. On the way back to the palace, they hadn’t said anything, and when they parted ways, it was like Flynn was leaving her on her doorstep after a bad date. Flynn didn’t want a repeat of yesterday, so he was hiding out. He couldn’t pick any place that the princess would think to look for him since “she knew him so well.” He’d settled on a spot that was a little ways out from the main thoroughfares of the palace. He sat in an out of the ways alcove and munched at the partially pilfered apples and flipped through a book he’d picked up at the library.
Flynn liked being alone. There was nothing like solidarity. When one was alone, there were no complications, no feelings one didn’t understa