"You see," said the man, oblivious to her anger,"We realized he is only useful alive. Now that he is dead he no longer has powers."
"Powers!"Avalynn and I said simultaneously.
"Why yes!" said the man. "When he was alive he was a great warlock. Of course now that he is dead he has completely forgotten how to use magic. Once he is back in the land of the living, you will teach him how to use the basics, for an large incentive of course..."
"No! That wasn't part of the deal!" Avalynn shouted. I looked at her in surprise and she quickly regained control of her emotions. "You know what? This isn't worth it." She turned to leave.
Bu I wasn't going to let my only chance to get of here walk right out the door. I grabbed her hand."Wait!"