by an army of savage chipmunks. Leo was so scared that
Magnus, could you glow a little closer, please? – Sam
Oh, why had the Labyrinth brought me here?
As soon as I thought this, I chided myself: Of course it would bring me where I least wanted to be. Austin had been wrong about the maze. It was still evil, designed to kill. It was just a little subtler about its homicides now.
First things first, Leo told himself. Survive today. Figure out crayon drawing of destiny later.
My face felt like my normal face, as if that part of me hadn’t transformed into a bird. [Fine, Sadie. Call me the Carter-headed chicken. Happy?]
So now I get the scepter?” Jason asked.
Cupid laughed. Unfortunately, you could not wield it. Only a child of the Underworld can summon the dead legions. And only an officer of Rome can lead them.
Never mind our plan,
I got ready for bed and crawled in. The covers were comfortable and warm, but the pillow was just too weird. It gave me neck cramps, so I put it on the floor and went to sleep without it.
My first big mistake.
Stupid Sixteen year old kid falling from the sky! I’m late!
Mr. D,” Grover asked timidly, “if you’re not going to eat it, could I have your Diet Coke can?