(A/N: Auras appear smoky, though at first they're just a glow around the body. During the Rite, smoke also appears out of the skulls and consumes the thirteen-year-old. The smoke later forms their familiar.
“You want to know where my nightmares come from? They come from those secrets, whispered in the halls, woven in the tapestries, embedded in the rocks. They’re the ones that this new, magical world brings.