Alise did not care about all the people, or how good Dorian looked controlling the crowd around him. Rather she was drawing to his smile and then she realized she had never seen so genuinely naturally happy before. Then Dorian’s eyes caught her silhouette and the look in his eyes now excited but scared her.
Unfortunately, Nnenna discovered that she only had enough energy to maintain her awareness and that even for a short time.
“So here is what we are going to do from now on.” Musa said as he turned towards Jide. “You are going to continue training your ability as it can help us ward of danger. In addition, I will teach you how to fight, but we only have this bastard sword and I only know the basics of swordplay.
Nze reigned in near Danjuma with blood on his sword and horses hooves as he had mowed his way through all the townspeople obstructing him. He paused as he attempted to pick Danjuma up onto the horse, asking
“Don’t go out yet!” She yelled to everyone, then grabbed Jide by the shoulders and shook him.
Jide woke up abruptly with tears in his eyes. He was startled by all the people around him especially since some of them were holding weapons, but when he saw Nnenna near him, he hugged her tightly “… no one will be able to stop them…my uncle and aunt…” at this point Jide started crying again and trembling.