“”Rise and shine!” he suddenly yelled as he banged on a pail. Celia gave him a disapproving glare and turned her big head away from him. Up in the loft, Cassandra sat upright, instantly awake. Bits of hay stuck to her hair and shirt. “Time for chores!” Ben yelled at her. He wouldn’t turn her in to be Burned, but he’d be damned if he didn’t get some honest work out of her. It was the least she could do.

Dear Readers,

Of all the weird things I’ve gotten to research, milking a cow is definitely one of the oddest. Enjoy this chapter art for Chapter 8: The One in which Cassandra Milks a Cow.

Thanks for reading!