Chapter 6

:::»^«::: :::» 6 «::: :::»^«:::   Billy crossed his arms as he stood near the entrance of the large tent. He looked down the wooden-slat walkway between the few rows of purple be-ribboned folding chairs and smiled at his oldest friend fidgeting nervously in front of the driftwood and candle-adorned…

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Chapter 5

:::»^«::: :::» 5 «::: :::»^«:::   “This is nice,” Charlie said with a contented sigh. He leaned back against a large driftwood log and reeled in a few feet of line.   Billy grunted in agreement and poked his straw cowboy hat a little higher up his forehead. “Wrong time…

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Chapter 4

:::»^«::: :::» 4 «::: :::»^«:::   “Oh, look. If it isn’t the little chief and his pale face sidekick.”   Charlie grabbed Billy’s arm and steered him away from the bigger boys who were leaning on the porch posts and rails of the reservation store. “Billy, don’t listen to their…

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Chapter 3

:::»^«::: :::» 3 «::: :::»^«:::   “Do ya wanna ask your sisters to come play with us?” Charlie didn’t really want to play with all four of Billy’s sisters, but his mother said it was the polite thing to do since Charlie had been invited to spend the day at…

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Chapter 2

:::»^«::: :::» 2 «::: :::»^«:::   “Where are we going, Daddy?”   Strapped to his back, Bill carried his young son up the narrow path through the thick forest. “We’re going to see Mr. Ateara, Mr. Uley, and your grandfather.”   “But this not the way.” Billy peered around nervously.…

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Chapter 1

:::»^«::: :::» 1 «::: :::»^«:::   “Ephraim!” Bill called excitedly.  He raced through the early morning light toward the rocky cliff, stumbling as he neared the peak. “Father! I have a son!”   The man sitting quietly by the cliff’s edge raised his head and smiled gently as his own…

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Chief Among Men – home

Summary: Grandson of Ephraim Black and Martha Young, son of Bill Black and Judith Peterson, Billy Black was destined to be chief of his tribe, but he’s still just a man. Written for Bran for the 2015 3rd Annual Tricky Raven Silent Auction Category: Twilight AU, preTwilight, Quileute Wolf Pack…

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