Chapter 18, Part 4

Alessandra later reflected that either she was extraordinarily lucky, or some long-forgotten deity was watching over her, because almost as soon as she began smashing the console, there was a fizzling noise, and then a small explosion, and she could see her teammates burst their bonds and rush at Javaris and grab him before he … Continue reading Chapter 18, Part 4


Chapter 18, Part 1

Several hours later, Alessandra was crouched on the roof of a building that was opposite a large, magnificently built structure. The structure was the Ilfamis manor, which was about the same size as the Vanmorzen manor, but otherwise had little in common. Where the Vanmorzen manor had been a large rectangle built out of marble, … Continue reading Chapter 18, Part 1