Cassandra’s heart raced as she looked at the ultrasound screen. What she saw shocked her about her beloved pet snake. She had taken Reggie to the vet, thinking he might be sick or acting strangely, but the truth was much worse than she imagined.
Cassandra’s mind was in chaos. How could she have missed her pet’s true nature? For weeks, she had been unaware of Reggie’s real intentions, sleeping peacefully with him curled around her. Now, just thinking about it made her shiver.
She felt foolish for not noticing the signs. The way Reggie wrapped around her and stared at her so intensely. She had believed it was love and loyalty, but now she realized it was far from comforting. The thought of her snake protecting her at night now terrified her. What had she done?!