The beginning to Chapter 6 – from No’va
Jenario watched Providence hold out a hand to test the rain’s intensity. The sky looked a little less foreboding and was beginning to lighten when the Healer’s ears suddenly perked forward. His chin raised every so slightly, and the young man watched the Healer’s nostrils flare out to take in new smells. Something had caught his attention.
Just as quick, those ears lay back. A deep rumble in his throat served as a warning, to which Jenario slowly backed away. He noticed the others staring as well.
“Stay in the shadows,” Providence warned. “We have company.”