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The One
by D.J. Ridgway

The Tessellation Saga - Book Two

The second chapter in 'The Tessellation Saga' sees Jed, absent without leave from the Derovian army and heading home to warn his blood brother of King Gath's intentions. On the way he stumbles on a slave camp filled with the villagers from Green Home. Angry but not seeing his sister or Gideon amongst the slaves he rushes back the way he came to find Varen and seek help. Stumbling in the dark he comes across an injured Toby, unconscious and suffering from hypothermia. Toby reveals that Mayan is dead, raped and murdered by Gideon himself, he hands Gideon, Mayan's blue necklace as proof! Unable to feel his sister using the 'twin thing' Jed believes Toby and vows to see Gideon dead by his own hand.

Meanwhile Gideon is struggling with his own problems, he is ill, possibly dying and no one can work out why. The company arrive in Green Home only to find it razed to the ground, the wolf Blue leads them all into the forest to a clearing where they sit in angry frustration and wait for something, anything, to happen. Gath, arriving at Green Home just hours after Gideon has left is furious but decides to travel on toward The Bleak, knowing that Gideon will eventually be drawn there.

Back in the clearing, Gideon sits to one side away from his friends as he ponders all that has happened, with his carving in his hand he suddenly sees the answer to a riddle the old man in his vision gave him and as the others look on a gateway tessellates before them and Gideon disappears through it.
 

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