Saturday, August 18, 2012

100 Odd Words #22 - Death Threats (WIP Excerpt)


“Oh, he definitely wants you dead—with your throat cut inside of a summoning circle.  Depending on who your father really is, your blood will either bind the demon to his will or unleash it without restraint.  He seems convinced that you are his daughter, or else he is mad enough to believe that summoning an unbound demon is an acceptable risk.  Either way, it would be a catastrophe and I will have no rest until he is stopped.”

“Do you ever rest?  When’s the last time you slept?”

Sebastian paused to calculate.  “About two and a half years ago.”

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