Hari shivered a little at the spectacle of her chilling indifference.
The stench of singed fur and burnt flesh filled the air.
“If you want to go home, if you want to walk out of here right now. Kiss me again.”
I stared down at my hands in the dim light before I created a small ball of fire in my palms.
The next few moments were a massacre that Hari would not be proud to remember.
Silas returned the salute, then dropped it. West dropped his in turn. “Who the hell invited you, West?”“Major General Sykes did when he sent that stupid corporal our way.”
"Usually I'd say someone like this is paranoid...but we are here to kill him."
She looked radiant, in a dark sort of way.
She was no longer the frail girl, but instead a woman full grown and even more hauntingly beautiful.
When thinking about tomorrow, there was a feeling of finality, that no more days would follow.
“Do you want to save her?” a voice asked behind him.
Kai was quiet for a long minute before he said, “I am the god of sustenance.”
What could these sordid creatures do, he wondered, when the monstrous Kreignan stood no chance?
"Did you kidnap me?-" "No, of course not. What do you think we are, animals?"
And again, the avaricious part of him wanted her to be Queen of the world, and he would be at her feet, feasting on the juicy crumbs she left in her wake.
Light from above pooled into a blistering arc that seemed to pierce through flesh and bone.
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Baccus felt her hand move to his shoulder, pat. He huffed, and slid his bet into the pot. “Your turn, Gleeson.”
This could be over before it started, he feared, looking back to see if the witch had joined the battle.
"Hey," Joey blurted as he pointed at the screen, "That's our car!" Jean-Luc and the others squinted their eyes until their visions matched the screen's low resolution. An irked Jean-Luc made a disheveled grunt and said, "Say, that is... and there are those weird policemen that stopped us earlier."
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He was now wearing a black cloak with silvery leaves and vines all over it, some sort of armoured red sash and a body armour made of leather reinforced with chain mail.