The duty had fallen to Cor to take his nephew Daron to the top of the Pinnacle, for no one else dared. The hard part was making a game out of it so that the boy would not suspect. Some lies were necessary for the greater good, after all. Weren't they?
First published in the December 2012 issue of Fiction and Verse, this is another dark fantasy short story from the mind of Gaines Post. Click here or the image to the right to purchase an electronic version from Amazon.com for US$0.99 :-)
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