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Where the Winds Blow — Part 23


Cereal Authors

by Ruth Davis Hays 2011

Boredom boils within the monastery walls. ‘Khiall’s newfound conspirators find that their chosen leader has knowledge beyond their adolescent dreams…

Their temptations fell farther from the light of goodness as Daviel found himself creeping along behind the strange and beautiful changeling several nights later.

‘Khiall led his five followers through the shadows of the monastery halls. Their destination was the garden wall. Among his various talents, ‘Khiall seemed to be particularly astute in herbalist class and had convinced the five acolytes that he could mix up a potent sleeping tea. He had warned Daviel not to drink the dinner tea, and he passed the word to their fellow conspirators.

The halls were, indeed, noticeably vacant and the snoring behind the cell doors audible and reassuring as they snuck along. Not sure what mischief ‘Khiall had in mind for them, Daviel knew that he didn’t care…

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