Breathless, she reached the exit onto the roof and pushed it open, flinching at the alarm that sounded.
She slammed the door to the bathing chamber, flinching at the sounds of a loud curse and the clatter of a table smashing into the stone wall.
"The sin once committed, there is no more wavering or flinching possible to him, who has fought so hard against the demoniac possession; while she who resigned body and soul to the tempter, almost at a word, remains liable to the influences of religion and remorse."
She sucked in a breath and moved away, flinching as he pushed over the chair separating them.
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