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The Grand Pilgrimage 68: Drahaven

The priestesses found themselves on a dusty road surrounded on two sides by mountains with the ruins of a city in front of them. Behind that was more mountains. “What do you think Athena meant by ‘they will come’?” Serena … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 67: The Pilgrimage Resumes

“Don’t look so down,” Gail said. “You wanted to make a Titan vulnerable long enough for one of the Gods to swoop in and bring them down. And that’s what we did.” Inés was silent. True, they’d managed to leave … Continue reading

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Crius Faces Godlings

Inés was put into a group with Lynde, Matthew & Gail. The four of them moved into position. “We move in third,” Lynde said. “Gail, provide us covering magic. The rest of us will move in to distract him from … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 65: To Target a Literal Titan

Inés travelled with Gail, Lynde, Matthew and several others to the site of the battle betwixt Gods and Titans. They weren’t prepared. The sights that greeted them were beyond what they imagined. Thunderbolts, flames and all manner of magics flew … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 64: Council of Half Bloods

Serena had her head in Inés’ lap. Sylvie was helping Lilac train. Matthew was fiddling with some cards and Gail was sitting, her mind elsewhere. It had been the two days and they were waiting to hear from Lynde. Lynde … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 63: Decisive Battle Against Echidna’s Spawn

“Okay, we’ve got the message out for reinforcements,” Inés said. “So, how do we stop them from tunnelling right beneath us and going after the Gods directly?” “Simple,” Gail said. “We blow the cloud open.” “Can you do that and … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 62: Friends?

Sylvie observed. Matthew was busy setting up good, heavy sticks with bits of cloth and bells attached to them all around the wall and barracks. “What’s he doing?” Serena asked. Sylvie shrugged. “No clue but I’m going to find out.” … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 61: Matthew

Inés had her breakie and returned to Lynde. “Thank you,” Lynde said. “You’re welcome,” Inés said. She sat down. “That speed spell you used, you said you learned it from my sister, didn’t you?” “That’s right,” Lynde said. “You must be … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 60: Finally, Reinforcements

Inés struggled against the scylla’s tendril. She was certain that she was stronger than a scylla under normal circumstances, but she was exhausted. Having spent so much time fighting and having used so much energy on that last spell. She … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 59: Fury of the Waves

Sylvie and Wilfred were afforded very little time to grieve or even react. There were more of Echidna’s children. Many, many more. ***** “Not good,” Inés said. “Lilac, Serena. I want you two to fall back to Gail. I’ll go … Continue reading

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