Chapter 59: Healing

“What happened?” Gunther asked hoarsely. He’d thought Valois was indestructible. Seeing him like this was both shocking and frightening. “He almost entirely depleted his power saving your friend’s life,” Elsanine replied. “Her magic is anomalous, and was so loose and unchecked that it would have begun to consume her within a matter of hours. We […]

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Chapter 58: Crystal

Elsanine helped him to arrange Natalie on the bed, then he looked up, still crouched beside her. “We must work together on this, Valois. Two crafts as one. I cannot mend this alone. It is too far gone.” Valois nodded. “Which level do you need me to work at?” “Crystal.” “The highest? Merde! Is it […]

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Chapter 57: Touch

“How the wedding planning going?” Natalie asked, halfway through her panini and pausing to take a sip of coffee. Gunther sat back with a grin. “The venue’s booked and the invitations are ordered,” he said. “Valois has been doing most of it, because he says he wants some of the day to be a surprise […]

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