Edge of Thorns 3 - Pt 19Part 19
He seems to have a handle on things, and I can summon back up if it's needed, for now, I think it's best I just stay back.
The writer quickly nodded and moved back, sliding towards the tool shed and away from Alton while the angel threw his second attack. The flames didn't even reach their target, intercepted by the figure's own assault. The emerald bolts of electricity met the blue orb of fire midair between them, exploding in a brilliant burst of light, briefly illuminating the other angel. Nathan squinted his eyes against the blinding flash, but only caught a glimpse of the angel's light tunic and dark wings. Alton, however, seemed to have seen something more, his eyes widening as he hesitated to throw another attack.
"A caduceus?" he muttered under his breath in disbelief before he shook his astonishment, eyes narrowing while he held out his other hand, preparing a second fireball. "Venite, timidum!" the devil shouted, eyes turning red and voice droppin
Edge of Thorns 3 - Pt 18Part 18
She's probably not in the living room, but we should split up to search the other places...
The writer scanned the room quickly. "She couldn't have gotten too far, but let's start on the outside and work our way in. We know she's not in the kitchen, and it doesn't look like she's here." He turned to the other two. "Enya, check downstairs and make sure she didn't head outside."
"On it," she agreed, hurrying through the open door and down the steps.
Nathan looked at the angel. "Micah, if you could take the apartment..."
"I will start start in the bedroom," he said with a slight bow of his head, also noticing it was the only other door open. Nathan nodded then moved towards the door leading up and outside.
"And I'll check the roof," he said to himself.
It had been a while since he'd taken the stairs up to Alton's rooftop garden; the last time he'd been there he'd climbed the fire escape, and a very angry teenager had tried to murder him. He wondered how Wren was doin