Jian, Lien and their father have been captured. The housekeeper, Su, is their leader. Jian declares that she will come for them. John is for killing the Kitsune, but Brian is reluctant, since they weren’t killed in battle. If he kills them now, it will feel like murder.
“I understand. Simply laying the option out there.”
“Thank you. The question remains of where to put them.”
“Here,” Neil said, gesturing. “We can contain them in solidified air and disappear them. Simple enough to do.”
“Not for me,” Brian remarked, somewhat annoyed that he’d never been taught.
“Maybe it’s time you learned,” Neil replied. “I never saw anyone better at that than my old man. How is Dad?” he asked the group.
No one spoke, no one would meet his eyes.
“No,” he whispered. “Tell me…. Why are we standing around?”
“He tried to help me and Elise,” Jordan said softly…
View original post 662 more words