Chapter 1: Lisanu

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Action and Adventure  |  House: Booksie Classic

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Prologue

A great fire roared through the tiny village, destroying everything in its destructive path.

A woman ran with a tiny bundle carefully held in her hands. She was not seen because of the black cloak and hood that covered her body. All that was seen of the mysterious woman were her crimson-red eyes. Her eyes, they looked like two pools of blood; they looked like two rubies. Inside the black blanket was a small figure, a baby. The baby was crying uncontrollably, smoke getting into its lungs.

"Shh dear child, we are almost there," the woman said. Her voice sounded angelic, but worried. Her crimson-red eyes were blazing with determination, but they shinned from tears that streaked her face.

The woman continued to run from the massive inferno behind her as the baby's cries grew louder. "Almost there," she whispered.

The woman was close to her destination, she knew it. But before she could get a mere two feet in front of it, the inferno had surround her. Sending her into an endless coughing fit. She looked around frantic as it dawned that there were no signs of escape. Her breathing became rapid and the babies cries grew louder and louder. Tears poured down her face as she fell on her knees. An idea suddenly popped in her head and she looked at the bundle. She placed the baby down on the ground as 7 orbs surrounded her. Each one was a different color: dark-ish purple with a bit of black, a gritty gray with black, a bright yellow, a blazing red and orange, a dark blue, an ice-blue and white, and a dirt-brown and light-green.

They spun around her, their speed growing by the minute. She spoke slowly and softly, but with much determination, "Transporto is parvulus alicubi they mos nunquam reperio suus..."

A white light engulfed the forest she had run into and soon the baby disappeared out of thin-air. The woman dropped to the ground from the energy that she had taken up and let the flames consume her...


Submitted: May 24, 2012

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Livebecauseyoucan

Wow, yes I think it got cut off. But certainly potentiol.

Fri, May 25th, 2012 10:04am

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