HawkSeven Redux Chapter One
The smoke slowly burning down his throat and swirling in his lungs was the only thing keeping him from putting a hole through the drywall. Everything was clean-cut, stark. White walls, white carpet, tangles white sheets tucked around a black bedframe. Gray swirls of smoke clouding white skin, sleek black hair.
Reptilian eyes flashed open, slitted pupil dilating for an instant before becoming round, velvety black against the sharp, clear green irises. Pale lips wrapped again around the cigarette, taking a deep pull and letting his eyelids flutter closed again, blowing the smoke out through his nostrils. His legs were crossed loosely in front of him, one arms resting on a bare thigh. Deep shadows danced over the muscle on his naked chest, delicately outlining the sunken flesh over each rib. The man tilted his chin up, watching black stars race over the white expanse of his ceiling. He was still, listening with rapt attention to the symphony in his ringing ears, the deafening hush