Steele and Oksana stood beneath a shelf of rock, shielding them from the rain that poured from the clouds. Steele’s eyes were fixed upon the training grounds where his brother Alistair sparred with Kyne.
“Do you really intend to follow them into the Mirrored Highlands?” asked Oksana.
“You know I’m not going to change my mind, Oksana. I’ll be there as his shadow, and I won’t interact with them at all. The only interaction I’ll have with them is to give them help should the need arise, but other than that, I’ll be keeping my distance until the time is right to reveal myself,” replied Steele, his eyes locked on his brother and Kyne.
“So you’re willing to help him, but you still won’t show yourself?”
“No, not until I have my chance. I have every intention to bring Alistair back alive to our father. I’ve already caused him enough grief. He doesn’t need more disappointment and sorrow in his