By P.C. Cast
Torn among the chances . . . Fleeing her centaur clan's more and more militant ideals, Brighid Dhianna has began to discover peace and attractiveness one of the people of extended family MacCallan. nonetheless, she is of the same opinion to depart her newly shaped friendships to lead her extended family chieftain's grieving brother domestic. As she trips, Brighid discovers that the long-dormant Shaman blood that runs so thickly in her veins will not be silenced. As seductive new powers start to beckon, Brighid glimpses a destiny that's extra very unlikely -- and extra magical -- than any she can have dared to visualize. but if tragedy summons her again to the Centaur Plains, Brighid needs to decide that may impact not just her friendship with the people, however the centaur herd and certainly the area. For the nice Goddess Epona has set her on a brand new direction that calls for every thing she has to offer. while the full global is popping to her for support, therapeutic the center of a warrior does not sound so daunting . . .
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We want to move forward—to become the people our human mothers believed us to be so long ago. When I remember the horrors of the past and those of us who were defeated before salvation came, it feels like I am deconstructing the fortress of goodness within my mind. Grief and sadness drift into darkened corners. ” She didn’t turn to look at Cuchulainn, but Brighid felt that Ciara was speaking more to him than to her. “Dwelling on tragedy makes grief become like a dripping icicle that begins as a small, harmless sliver of coldness.
It will, of course, be a difficult journey. ” He nodded his head at the narrow path. ” The Huntress watched Ciara and Cuchulainn as they peered into the dark slash in the ancient walls of rock. She folded her arms across her breast and shook her head at them. ” The warrior frowned, but the winged woman simply shifted her gaze to the Huntress. ” Cu asked. “What am I talking about? ” “Explain yourself, Huntress,” Cu growled. Brighid curled her lip at him. “By the Goddess, it’s simple! You cannot take seventy children through that pass.
But the person is still…” She struggled to put her understanding into words. ” Brighid supplied. ” Ciara smiled appreciatively. ” The centaur’s expression flattened and her violet eyes narrowed. ” Ciara did not falter or flinch under the Huntress’s glare. “You will find that I am rarely mistaken. Perhaps it is because of my affinity with fire, which I have always thought of as a purifier not a destroyer, but my instincts do not fail me. ” “I do not have a spirit guide. ” Brighid’s voice was steel.