1.16 – Ramodeus

The next day, the first one of the new year, saw me and Anroma trekking into the cave we spied the smoke figure appear near. The dampness of the cave soaked through my shoes despite Anroma and I having only just entered through the mouth. We passed the first bend in the tunnel and suddenly … Continue reading 1.16 – Ramodeus

1.14 – Smoke

Previous Chapter: 1.13 - Windy I stood on the platform, next to Shannon, as Ace addressed the thousands that had come for the impromptu ‘State of the City’ address. “As you all either heard, saw, or experienced, the police of Ikalga have failed you. They have been prejudiced and power-hungry, combining to create an unacceptable … Continue reading 1.14 – Smoke

1.13 – Windy

  Previous Chapter: 1.12 - Witness Protection “The noble houses are splintering a bit more each day and the Trading Union is dealing with strikes. A lot of Union rentals joined us, but beyond that, there are many who just refuse to work. Lord Acetate, everything is proceeding as you had hoped,” Aga Dez spoke … Continue reading 1.13 – Windy

1.12 – Witness Protection

Previous Chapter: 1.11 - The Beauty and Jochro Sledg and I made our way down the nearest alley before I attempted to whip up a travel cloud. I was only able to do it without a second thought because I knew I couldn’t be the cause of Sledg’s death if he were to fall. He … Continue reading 1.12 – Witness Protection

1.11 – The Beauty and Jochro

Previous Chapter: 1.10 - For the Cause I let Ace dress me the next evening for the nobleman event. He gave me pointers on how to win over a woman’s heart. He wanted me to seduce Shannon so I could have an “in” with the DeLures. Whatever his reason was, I was pleased to have … Continue reading 1.11 – The Beauty and Jochro

1.10 – For the Cause

Previous Chapter: 1.9 - Oranges The next day, Ace brought Sledg and me up to the roof - all three of us jumped off. Sledg changed into crow form and took off towards the trading union while I crossed my fingers, waiting for Ace to catch us on his cloud. We soon landed on the … Continue reading 1.10 – For the Cause

1.9b – A Brief Visit

Continuation of 1.9 - Oranges We arrived at the infirmary a short time later. An and I walked in and got directions to Patterson’s room. The nurse let us in but warned us that he was currently sleeping. I released a breath I didn’t realize I was holding. Was I scared to see him after … Continue reading 1.9b – A Brief Visit