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MUSE WARRIOR - Chapter 33

I jolted awake, the hourglass pendant clenched in my hand. Now I knew why the gypsy gave it to me. My hourglass was synchronized with the Sibyl’s.

There was a small handful of sand left. A small handful of time left before time ran out.

Before the Sibyl killed my brother.

If your sister brings the Oracles to me, you may live…If not, you will fulfill your prophecy in death…

Whether I had the Oracles or not, I had to get to Cuma…

MUSE WARRIOR - Chapter 24

I don’t remember how long I stood in front of the faded vision, grasping for my mother’s soul, or how I stopped crying. Eventually, Mercury landed the bus with a bump in front of Franco’s produce stand and reversed the calming spell with a wave of his hand. The other students woke as though from a long nap and lazily gathered their things.

I looked back at the messenger of the Gods. With a humble tip of his driver’s cap, Mercury said, It is your destiny, Eden, not your burden. ..