The Stone by the Stream (Part 29)

The Priestess rushed down the path, flanked by Agatha the Acolyte and perhaps a dozen of the Temple bodyguards. Torn between her rush toward the stone and the urge to listen to the Priestess, Cynthia settled to a stop after a few more steps. Yet she still felt her foot aching to take the next step, even as she turned around to await the Priestess and her company.