Tried and True, Chapter 216: Counterbalance

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Chapter 216: Counterbalance

“This isn’t like you!”

Tamaes kept his eyes forward, his feet moving. “In what way?”

Adin talked faster. “You trust me. We’re friends!”

“We are friends. But I cannot leave.”

“But I just proved you could!” argued Adin.

“And I just pledged Taweel my support. Would you make my promise a lie?”

Adin jumped in front of Tamaes. “Then promise me something.”

“If I can.”

“I saved up this secret to share with you. Keep it for me?”

Tamaes slowly countered, “Stay with me. From now on.”

Adin pulled his twin into a fierce embrace. “Of course,” he promised. “Always.”

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Author’s Note: This story in small chapters is a prequel to Christa Kinde’s Threshold Series [Zonderkidz] and updates every weekday (Monday through Friday). More information can be found on the Tried and True index page. And don’t forget, story art is on display in my gallery.

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