100-Word Challenge, Day 083


“Well this certainly is an interesting development isn’t it?”  Albert walked to the bar, poured himself a scotch and knocked it back, letting the warm burn of it glide down his throat.  “This does provide us with a bit of an opportunity though.”

            “Opportunity?”

            “Certainly,” Albert leisurely walked across the room toward his desk. “If we can capture this underling there are rites we could perform that would provide some measure of protection or act as an early warning system at the worst.”

            “I’ve not heard of such rites,” offered Hagen.  His knowledge of such things was extensive and he was suspicious of rituals he was unaware of.

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