By Rigel Ailur
Published by Bluetrix Books, Smashwords Edition
© 2011 by the author
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All characters and events in this work are fictitious. Any resemblance to persons living or dead is coincidental.
Jak wanted to live in outer space, and it irked her that others had any say in the matter. If only the queen would hurry and contact the Lady of Tugair...
Jak stared at the night sky with a longing so powerful it caused a physical pain in her chest. The ache was stronger than ever because she felt so close to achieving her goal. She rested her hands on the parapet of the castle tower to keep her balance with her head tilted so far back.