Karina blinked as Avery slumped backward into Karra, momentarily speechless for the first time since she had bumped into the pair.
Karra fumbled to catch him but wasn’t fast enough.
Karina laughed awkwardly, startling Karra, causing her to drop Avery again.
“Um, who exactly are you people?” She didn’t wait for Karra to respond before pointing at Avery. “How does he know who I am?” She gasped. “Does Vyn have a secret brother? That’s just like him to hide something like that from me.” She huffed. “Oooh, what’s that?” She picked up the dark orb and started shaking it. “It’s all weird and GLOWY!”
"Though I'm not yet who I will be, I'm no longer who I was."