“Get me out of here,” she whispered hoarsely, they stared back at her silently. The loathsome Petey grinned at her, wiggling his eyebrows.
Violet gripped the metal bars, shaking them violently and screaming in frustration. “Let me out!”
“Now, now m’lady, don’t you think its time to rest those lovely eyes of yours?” Jack took a step forward, raising his palm towards her.
A child’s scream rang out, as she was blasted to the back of the wagon, banging into the hard wall. Darkness clouded her vision, as she fell to the ground, and slipped into unconsciousness.
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When Violet begins experiencing her telepathic abilities, she goes to visit a close friend for advice. However, upon returning, she realizes too late that her powers have attracted slavers keen on kidnapping and selling young gifted children.
Cover taken from 'Medieval Girl' by Zienta on DeviantArt