Nick was becoming increasingly irritated that Rin hadn’t responded to his calls. He wished she had a cellphone but until now she never needed one. He was running out of places to look at, and his mind would not think to look to the school for quite a while yet.
Nick’s cellphone rang. When he pulled it out he noticed the time. 3:50 P.M. He had Two hours and ten minutes left. Where was Rin? “Rin!” He called out. “Answer!” He had to find her, explain, convince, and… He didn’t even know what he would convince her of. Nick did not want to make that call, and he had no control over Rin’s actions. No matter what though, he had to try.
Talon was near the area where he talked to Kal earlier that day. It was near enough to the school. Perhaps she was there for some reason. Normally Nick wouldn’t look there as an option but he had no idea where else she would be unless she went back to one of their houses. ‘I’ll call Jesse.’
Before Talon could grab the phone it rang in his pocket. Hoping that this was news about Rin he yanked it out, nearly ripping his pocket-sack, and flung open the screen. “Hello,...