“You know what it’s like,” he finally said, “to have a fox show up out of nowhere and start talking to you?”
“I didn’t rescue you so you could go without marshmallows, Morry.”
Early on in his training, he spent his nights with other novices, scraping away at the low-life creatures that clung like barnacles to the edges of darkness. He then spent his days doing data entry.
As old as they were, gryphons sometimes had difficulty navigating the subtle undercurrents that moved the river of human social convention.
There are certain kinds of magic that Amanda already knows how to use. Mirror magic is the best.
I am the something old and something new.
Screaks will scutter and hide the moment they hear someone step out of bed. You would, too, if you sang like a Screak.
The old man held a shadow in his left hand. I do not know how.