The Last Savior · Book Two
A Binding of Demons
By R. Moses
All rights reserved. Copyright © 2013 by R. Moses
This is a work of fiction, and all names, characters, places, and incidents either are the products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events or locales, organizations, or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental.
She hovered over the tiny body, her palms sweaty and her heart hammering. Abira knew this was the right thing to do, but Lilith had forbidden any action that would compromise the rescue mission.
She did another swift left-right glance down the putrid alley and found no one lurking, so she rolled the tiny boy over. Her heart broke when she took in the extent of his suffering. She held her hand over his weeping wound, thinking of this boy with strength and life flowing over him...
The brown leather of her boots and pants creaked, a cat yowled, the sun beat down, but she ignored it all to focus on making this pitiful little bundle of sticks and skin well with her healing gift.