Tried and True, Chapter 265: Hold Me Up

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Chapter 265: Hold Me Up

They plunged through a Caretaker’s door, and heaven’s light gave way to night and storm. Rain pelted, and wind sheered through narrow streets as the two Guardians hit the ground running. “This is the way!”

“Wait!” Taweel grabbed his apprentice’s shoulder and raised his voice to be heard over the downpour. “Tamaes, wait!”

He obediently skidded to a halt. “But he needs me.”

“So do I. Please, Tamaes. Help me.” Taweel stepped closer and extended shaking wings around them. In their shelter, it was easier to hear the sound that was destroying Taweel’s composure. Tiny hiccuping sobs. Omri was crying.



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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6 thoughts on “Tried and True, Chapter 265: Hold Me Up

  1. Lorayn says:

    I just had a mental image of Omri crying and its the most adorable thing! Its terrible to say crying is adorable but its Omri we’re talking about!


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