The twins were polar opposites. Jason spewed chaos and controversy in his wake, bitterness and gore oozing from his pores. Jasmine carried light and love, her spirit healing and bringing peace to the land. It would take their combined strengths to defeat The Darkness.
Patience was her super power, and she wielded it with the skill of a master. While her blood boiled, her mind plotted and schemed. And she waited. She waited until they chose to forget what they'd done, and her revenge was the ultimate surprise.
From her crib, Brooke discovered how to move objects from shelf to floor and back again. From her toddler bed, she learned to manipulate lights above her head, playing a miniature Quidditch match in the darkness. As a teenager, Brooke taught herself to speak with the dead.
Liberty and America were the proud issues of two staunch conservatives who met during the Reagan administration. By 2012, the girls both disappointed their parents: Liberty declared herself a political atheist and American bombed the Republican National Convention.
She needed a wisdom tooth to complete her collection. Her necklace consisted of thirty-one pearly whites and was the envy of the village. The jewelry pieces rattled together as she searched fields, every Sunday after the fighting, to find the perfect example.