Edge of Thorns 2 - Pt 62Part 62
His Name. Of course...
Instinctively, Nathan held the boy more tightly and stepped back. He wouldn't make the same mistake twice, and he had to be certain this was the real Micah first. "I have to be sure," he muttered softly, and then, before the angel could asked, just as quietly spoke his Name under his breath.
Micah stared at him and stopped moving closer, then sighed and lowered his head, shaking it slowly. "I can only imagine what must have happened for you to summon me by Name and not trust that I am already standing before you..."
"I just had to be sure," the writer repeated, relief washing over him. It was Micah. He hurried forward and gently handed the child to him. "I found the key to the freezer and had to go inside because you can't cross the barrier..."
"Not now." Micah quickly took the boy up in his arms. "Let me tend to Dexter first."
The writer bit his lip, folding his arms while he watched in silence. The angel ruffled his wings and placed