Return to the Necropolis: Prologue

Michael O. Varhola

from a street vendor once they had passed through the gates and then going straight to Paros's shop on Lead Street. They took the wagon through the alley behind the building and into the little walled courtyard at the rear of the building and then Paros spent the rest of the day hauling in equipment and setting up his alchemical laboratory, while the women drank and rolled their dice.

The next morning, Parthenia and Selene packed up their gear and left for the hamlet of Titan worshippers up in the hills where the priestess dwelled. Before they went, they shared cups of tea and vowed to meet back in Kos soon so that they could mount their next expedition to the necropolis, to retrieve the treasure they had left behind — and perhaps even find more. 

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