Characters: Ten, Martha, Jack
Summary: Martha is invited to a feast, but receives a terrible shock at the end.
Snippet: Two massive oaken doors faced her, protected by two guards. Each man had a silver staff that was tipped with a long, curved blade, the edges of which gleamed in the watery sunlight that filtered through the steadily increasing cloud cover. As soon as Giaa and Martha had landed, the guards crossed their staffs, barring their approach to the doors. They stood stiff, silent, staring straight ahead over Giaa and Martha’s heads.
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