Daily Prompt: Weight

From Inside the Grey House:

“I took over for Zechariah.” He cocked his head. “What did you do to him?”

Natalia was facing Dean now, looking him over. He had grown older, lost weight, and his skin had cleared. He didn’t look half bad. “Killed him, I think. I was otherwise engaged when he was taken care of.”

“He tried to save you; you callous bitch.” He was gripping the sword badly; she could take it from him easily.

“He kidnapped me and told me he kidnapped my friend to keep me docile. He nearly starved me and tried to beat me into submission.” She was growing angry.

“He was trying to save you!”

“By harming me and lying to me?”

“Your friend was poisoning your mind! It looks like she succeeded.” He looked indignant.

She gave him a baffled look. “What are you talking about?”

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