Why yes, this is the second full-page spread in two months. I’m on a roll, here.

no, I’m not anxiously stretching things out to fill up the chapter pagecount, why do you ask

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Miranda: On Patrick. On why he brought it up in the first place.

Beings can lose their Masters in so many ways.

A sudden attack or a long illness . . . a tragic accident or a deliberate choice . . .

They all hurt. But at least when they’re over, they’re over.

Except with the Wolf.

Her Master is dead in every way that matters, and she’s still trapped.

What if erasing her Master’s name is the less painful option? You’re the only Being in the world who’s experienced that firsthand. Which means you’re the only one who can say for sure.