They were in a burnt-out room…with the Arc de Triomphe a short distance away.
The door was closed but lopsided in its frame while half the lights overhead were burnt out.
His brother poked his head from the burnt-out remains of Kris.s own chamber.
Kris's chamber was a burnt-out hull, and he lingered for a moment, regret in his belly.
Kris crossed to his burnt-out bedchamber and dug through a trunk in the closet.