Song Artist: Sarah McLachlan
Characters/Pairings: Rayne (River/Jayne)
Summary: The betrayal cuts deep.
Author's Note: Part ten of my Reflection series. Really not a happy one this. Very Rayne. Thanks always to my beta and to those who are reading. Diolch.
Through the years, she never thought she would see that face again, the lie in his eyes, the falsehood of his words and his thoughts.
She thought they were happy, that he loved her as he often spoke with his kisses.
The house of cards fell down after the mission on Osiris, something bad happened that made him do what he did. His actions betrayed them all, but still he asked for forgiveness.
It was too much.
River sheltered her heart from the mercenary. She couldn’t look at him.
The only way for Jayne Cobb to feel was to hurt.