A Wolf at War
Chapter 18: Embers
“So you finally made it back to Warsaw, we've come full circle huh?” Andrea opened her mouth then closed it, seemingly wanting to say something further, but then thought better of it. After a few seconds she hesitantly asked.
“So those scaars I saw on your back...” I nodded my head slowly, though it had been decades since those terrible days at Colditz, the scars etched in silver would stay with me for life.
“Yes, while I have gained quite a few more over the years, most of them are from my time at Colditz Castle.” I replied calmly, but I couldn't hide the twitch that came just above my right eyebrow. Even after all these decades just thinking of those horrible months spent at Colditz made my skin crawl, years after the war nightmares still had me waking up in cold sweats but thankfully they grew less and less frequent as time went by. Andrea gave me a sympathetic look but realized it was a su