Natalie peered into the crystal, but all she could see was a slightly green haze. “His boyfriend’s name is Valois,” she murmured. “I don’t know if that’ll be of any– OH!”
The crystal ball had suddenly dropped back into its stand and Esme was staring at it, her mouth open.
“Well!” she exclaimed. “That’s who he was with all right. I sent that name into the Veil and I was thrown out! Well, I… I… gracious! That’s never…”
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