SoT:Firesong Part 27 – Calling Card

Ken’s furious expression melted away as soon as the dining hall doors closed behind him. The other paladins were waiting for him in the corridor.

“Two days.” Rett snickered as they started down the hall. “They lasted that long? If I recall, we didn’t make it one day.”

“Six hours,” Ken replied. “… almost. But we were younger than they are. They should have more self-control.” Continue reading

SoT:Firesong Part 23 – Digging Deep

Across the valley, Darris Harson sat before a holodisplay, studying the surveillance readout as the paladins gathered and welcomed Theis back to their fold. He took note of any signs of tension or anxiety as they greeted one another with smiles and hugs. “This isn’t right,” he muttered softly as he spied on the men and women who used to call him brother. Continue reading