Title: More Work To Be Done
By: Bridget McKennitt
Word Count: 100
Prompt: scars that remain
Contains: No warnings in as far I know that can't be extrapolated from the header itself.
Disclaimer: Machete (2010) is owned by other companies. They are used here without permission, and for entertainment purposes only. No challenge or infringement upon the copyright is intended, nor should any be inferred. Written for Chromatic Vision's drabblethon.
Just because Luz lost her eye didn't mean she'd lost her backbone. Just because Senator McLaughlin was dead and his campaign destroyed didn't mean there wasn't plenty left to do. There were plenty immigrants who needed food, water, shelter, and jobs to make a living for their families.
Sometimes, at the end of the day, all Luz wanted to do was pass out in bed. Sartana would hold her tight, sing her a Mexican lullaby her mother used to sing to her as a child, and promised the next day would be better.
Luz would fall asleep to Sartana's breathing.