A Scarlet Night- Chapter 18It took you long enough." With the slight shift of her eyes Alice's expression softened. She wasn't afraid of Edward, knowing full well what his intentions were. She had been having visions of Edward coming to her for weeks now. She suspected that he had been changing his mind purposely, trying to keep some element of surprise.
"Then you know why I'm here." His tone was smooth and free of tension but an awkward silence followed, Alice's mind subtly blank. She knew of his gift, and was trying to keep him out. He considered her carefully and wondered if he should channel and be prepared to apparate away- in the possibility that she would see him as a threat.
Alice raised an eyebrow as a vision of Edward suddenly disappearing flickered in her mind.
"Interesting ability you have there," she remarked, a knowing smile forming on her lips, her arms crossed over her chest.
"Yes, telepathy does come in very handy."
They both knew she wasn't talking about his mind reading abilities. She w