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“Can you believe it?” Elena’s eyes flashed with glee. “It’s happening! It’s really happening!”
I smiled, trying to jump on the coattails of her enthusiasm, but I lost my footing and landed squarely on my skeptical ass. I shook my head. “This is absurd.”
“It’s only absurd if you don’t believe.” Matthew chimed, as patronizing as ever.
Matthew was the DM, or he was supposed to be. Somehow he’d transformed his role from benign dungeon dictator to a kind of messiah figure. Just-this-side-of-crazy, up to now, but he’d just stepped over that line. (more…)