The First Seal || Pelagia Jan 24, 2017 22:55:26 GMT -7
Post by Ichabod Afof on Jan 24, 2017 22:55:26 GMT -7
Ah, that was it then? She wasn't satisfied with her aspirations being filled and achieved. No. She wasn't so simple. There were many branches to the prideful willow before him. The length of it was certainly focused on power... But the rest - information. Thoughts she could use to feed her power as she continued to grow. Perhaps she is more like your dear relation after all? He silently teased the Voice, who offered him no scoff in return. She had learned, perhaps, that he took too much pleasure in her annoyance.
"Have you heard the tale of the Thirteen Sorcerers, Pelagia?" He would ignore the way she cradled his name with her tongue, pretend as if she didn't know it at all. Instead, he would hone back in on their deal. With her power - and her well travelled past and future - she seemed the perfect instrument for this task, evidenced by how quickly she smiled at his question. Oh yes, she knew, she knew many things.
"Whilst many believe that their staffs were destroyed along with their lives... I find myself certain that neither of us are quite so foolish. They exist... I'm sure many in the hands of private collections, perhaps even royal collections. I'd like to know precisely where each has found itself... I assume this would be something your skills, and connections would quite handily succeed in, hm? You'll surely have many hands at your disposal, if nothing else," He completed his offer with a chuckle, the sound seeming almost foreign to him as it came from the metallic beast his Mother had granted his soul. It echoed against himself, a light ringing running through his body.
He preferred flesh... He always preferred flesh.