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A Place To Call Home: PrologueA Place To Call Home
The bar was dark; sparsely lit only by three flickering lamps overhead. Narcotics smoke floated in the air while the smell of alcohol wafted across the occupants noses. The bartender pretended to keep himself busy tidying behind the bar while several inebriated customers sat at their own tables. All eyes in the room were on a round table directly under one of the flickering lights. Four men and one woman sat around the table with stern faces. Their eyes danced suspiciously back and forth between the cards in their hands and the faces of their opponents. The tension between the five individuals was thick enough to cut, only released slightly with a nervous laugh or a quick drink.
How many? asked the woman, gesturing with the deck of cards in her hand. Her mane of silver hair flowed down her back and her long bangs partially covered her elfin features.
Her CatalystAs she walks through the maelstrom, the words trace upon the tips of her fingers and press into the stone. Every brick, every crack in the concrete, every crossed and angular stroke in reds and blacks and oranges. The drips of the gasoline pool around the base of her boots, slosh as she steps over the burst pipes and the rubble.
So much rubble. So little outcry. The silence of the city grates on her eardrums and the mantras she'd been forced to memorize. The Seers demanded they observe thirteen years of recitation before they attempt to weave their first World together.
But who other than the Seers can claim the incantations that knot the skeins they twist and pull on like reins hold fast? When have any of the Sisters recorded the visions they traced upon space-time and recited them, left them open for critique and discussion and debate?
Which is why she walks through the chalky soot of the smashed city around her. This all
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