July 30th, 2021


a 20 question fic for Dimity Blue

Title: Unlock My Heart
Genre: Sapphire & Steel
Rating: PG
Word Count: 1027
Prompt: You wake up with a key gripped tightly in your hand. How did you get this key? What does it lock or unlock?

dimity_blue, I hope you have fun with this. It certainly was a challenge for me. Thanks to you and to sparky955!

Sapphire stirred in her sleep and then woke, immediately awake and aware of her surroundings. She was lying on a soft blanket in the middle of a field. The grass swayed in the wind and birds chirped happily as they went about their business.

Instantly, Sapphire’s mind began to race. A moment ago, she was in a prison with Steel, trapped inside a room with no escape. How did she get here and where was Steel?

One hand went out automatically to smooth the material she was resting on. It had a pleasant star field on it and then she became aware of her other hand. It was clenching a key so hard that it had left an imprint in her skin.

She studied it, probing it to its molecules but it was exactly what it appeared, a key.Collapse )