By Jim Ody
The destiny isn’t so type to Penny. The princess in her fact develop into evil. Battered and bruised she hits rock bottom.
Years have handed however the previous can't be forgotten. Now anyone is cause on making the boys pay for what they've got done.
This is a chilling story of revenge that explores the impression of now not having the ability to say no.
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