Secrets of the Soul
"No, it's final Nicholai, you are NOT going to follow me to Ishvan!"
"It won't be safe!! I want to come with you to protect you!!"
"NO." Nicholai groaned, following Kiera as she stormed towards the docks, freezing when she spun on her heel and glared at him with her bright green eyes. He bit his lip, giving her a pleading look.
"Please! I can keep up with you I promise!"
"That is not the issue Nicholai, this is a personal matter and this desert is not a place for one so unaccustomed to the extreme temperatures, you will DIE before you make it to the Eastern Oasis. What I do there is not something you will ever want to see, stay here…and stay sane."
"No Nicholai, stay here and rest, you need it. I'll be back soon, you can wait that long."
"Come back safe…please." Kiera sighed and nodded curtly, turning on her heel and heading towards the ship. Nicholai reached out and grabbed her hand, pul