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The Last Rune

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The runes. They appeared red at first, then golden until they became blinding white. The man opened his eyes and said the first word that has ever been spoken. And the word was...

Fantasy / Mystery
Alice Delfi Blum
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The world was darkness. Nothing could be seen and nothing could be heard. The world was also ancient. So much so, that even the silliest person on Earth would feel it, if they could ever appear in this place. Which they couldn’t. Silliness was invented thousands of years later after this moment.

It was cold, cold to the very core of the bones of the figure, existing in this darkness. If we could see it, it would remind us of a human. It was a man ingrained in a tree. He was a part of it and, at the same time, he wasn’t. The tree existed way before he did. But since he appeared in the tree too much time had passed to feel the age gap.

They didn’t talk much, because there wasn’t much to talk about. They never knew each other’s names or if they had ones. They felt, however, the whole universe. They felt that they were put together for some purpose and, finally, at this moment, they felt something changing. The change was coming slowly; it was closer and closer with every hundred of years passing. And today it reached the bark of the tree and the hand of the man.

Through them, little strange symbols started glowing with warm bright light. The runes. They appeared red at first, then golden until they became blinding white. The man opened his eyes and said the first word that has ever been spoken. And the word was...

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Lisa: I enjoyed reading this. Unfortunately was disappointed that the book is not complete

Hana: Not good not boring either.

Roxanne: Love the story so far, though it definitely needs to be proof read by someone other than the author. There are a lot of words that don't fit the sentence but thankfully most of the time it's not to hard to understand what it was meant to be. Other than that it's has a great plot and I like the ch...

LUZBETH: Es un libro interesante, pero le falta más trama, más desarrollo en los personajes y en la historia, además debe ser más larga, me deja con la intriga

Narges: Ich finde das Buch ist gut gelungen und war spannend abwechslungsreich und ich würde es auch anderen empfehlen habe buch gewählt weil es mir empfohlen wurde und der Titel hat mit der geschichte eingestimmt die geschichte war toll geschrieben Der tam klingt gut spannend und gruselig guter Titel

HexeEla: Bin gespannt wie es weiter geht. Hoffe es geht bald weiter.

sharon: I enjoyed the reading. This story could have carried on to bring conclusion of the true King. The princess closure and new beginnings the new beta. Also the arrival or pregnancy of a heir.

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