‘But it didn’t. Yes, it was risky, but I knew it would be fine if we were all working together to save people. With determination like that, our powers were almost linked anyway. The chain just gave everyone that nudge to complete it.’
Thordric raised his eyebrow. ‘I don’t think Lizzie would have approved of that explanation,’ he said, grinning as Vey’s face went pale at the mention of his mother.
‘We don’t need to tell her about it,’ he said hastily. ‘It would only make her worry, anyway.’