Once having pure hands, tainted by a one's own actions. I have see how the guilt of having "their blood on your hands" can affect a person. Relationships and various situations decimated all by one persons decisions.
I lifted their left wrist and caressed the soft humanlike skin, I expected the black paint to come off. It didn't though, what is it? Is it a special type of paint? How could it stay on through burns and blood?
(People) "lets say that to tear a painting is the kill the person trapped inside it. what if they could reach out and tear the painting themselves to be lost forever?" - I think this is an interesting concept to have of what a piece represents.
Jackie's Book of Fire. This book is filled dark magic. Jackie is still learning how to control her powers and how to contain them within spells. She doesn't really pick up this book because it could turn her into a Dark Witch.