As a cat therian (shifter), Greta's blood is already sought-after to boost spells and potions, however owing to a quirk of her birth, her blood is potent enough to kill for. For hundreds of years cat therians have sought shelter with magic users, giving rise to tales of cats being witches' familiars. When she finds out her tribe plans to sacrifice her, Greta aims to form allegiance with Dayne, a sorcerer who is the only one with the power and strength to safeguard her.
Greta perched on a kitchen barstool with a plate of bacon and scrambled eggs covered in maple syrup. Her long tanned legs were crossed, flip-flops dangling off her feet. Mink stood on the counter eating off the side of her plate.
"That's disgusting," Dayne said. She wasn't sure if he was referring to her habit of eating maple syrup on her eggs,...