Shadow of the Moon: Chapter 17Shadow of the Moon: Chapter 17 by Orquwen
*Be warned for those who don’t like violence, this is a fight filled chapter*
“Moon Trance” Lindsey Stirling
The elves were sprinting down the corridor after the Orcess. Ithildae came to a twisting stone staircase, leading straight up. She took several steps a stride, turning around the central pillar as the elves stormed up behind her. The scent of outside air carried to her nose, the outer gate was near.
She rounded on the oncoming elf, planting a firm kick on the armored chest of the leading guard. The momentum sent him sprawling back onto his companion. They tumbled down with cries of surprise. Ithildae did not stay to gloat. She was sprinting to the door, pulling up the mask on her hood.
Light peaked its way through the edges of the large wooden gate, the Orcess yanked open the iron handle and burst out onto the rocky outcropping. A tree grew at the tip of the outcrop, standing far higher than the fores