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This week, I’ll continue the scene from Grand Master’s Pawn. Pursuing her dream to explore exotic planets, Violet has applied to become the pawn of one of the Grand Masters, beings of immense psychic power. She has hidden her talent of empathy, since psychics are banned from becoming pawns. I’ve included one sentence from last week’s snippet.
Yet in the next moment, his eyes slid slowly past, and she doubted he had even noticed her.
She stiffened in alarm and shielded, hoping to conceal her psychic power. The eerie vision of the twelve entities vanished as swiftly as it had arisen. Surely, she had perceived the mysterious Grand Masters in the transient image.
She blinked, returning to the reality of the interview room with the lighted spheres on black cylinders. The mechanical voice called, “You have been chosen. Walk through the exit on your right.”
Violet grinned and raised her fist in triumph. She had succeeded in the first step of her risky venture. As a pawn, she could study her Grand Master and pursue her dream of exotic travel.
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