|This is who would play Aspen in the book if it were made into a movie today...Jessica Brown Finlay aka Sybil Crawley|
Aspen held close to Tristan. The enemies were closing in steadily. She wanted to know when their hiding place was discovered, but Tristan gently turned her head so she couldn’t see. He held her head to his chest. Aspen dared not breathe. The branches overhead rustled in the wind.Lucky me. I get to read the story word-by-word as it's written. It's just another joy of being the author. :)
The wind! Which way is the wind blowing? She wondered.
She knew their lives depended on the direction of the wind at that very moment.