Daily Prompt: Hard

From Inside the Grey House:

He placed a soft kiss on Natalia’s brow. “I thought you were supposed to heal her.”

“And I did. The poison has been removed and her wounds are gone. But that’s all I can do for her, sir. Anything beyond that needs to heal over time.”

Vincent gave the healer a hard look. “Such as?”

“Malnourishment, blood loss, lack of sleep. She can only heal those with time. Replenishing her blood and fat stores takes far more energy than I have, and with her will being as strong as it is, I have no hope of helping her sleep-deprived psyche.”

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