Believe it or not, Princess, I don't want Ash dead, any more than you do". He sniffed. "Well maybe a little more than you but...
I'd done everything I could think of to fight the demon, o not give in, to keep some semblance of humanity. Even though it was hard, it hurt like hell, and all I had to show for it was a broken heart.
Ash brushed the hair from my neck and leaned close to my ear, his voice so soft not even Grimalkin could've heard it. I love you, he murmured, and my heart nearly burst out of my chest. Whatever happens, we're together now.
Science is all about proving theories and understanding the universe. Science folds everything into neat logical well-explained packages. The fey are magical capricious illogical and unexplainable. Science cannot prove the existence of faeries so naturally we do not exist. That type of nonbelief is fatal to faries.