List of Bookmarks
Spoilers for ep 42, & what passed between them before:
The brand is a shiny pink shape on his back that she touches while they bathe in the river. He slows his swim, and when he turns to look at her his smile has nearly gone; the only trace of it left looks brittle to her.
"You let these people mark you," she says. "Don't I get a claim?"
He reaches out to touch her hair. It drifts loose in the water, undone and weightless. "Every mark I bear is your claim."