As Heaven is Wide - Chapter 3More Like This
- Slightly Mad -
Rudy smiled contentedly. He had just made sure for the sixth time, that everything was absolutely perfect. Each of the black candles was exactly on spot, while the intricate lines and shapes painted on the floor were so precise that they could be mistaken for the work of Leonardo da Vinci, if only da Vinci had been known for drawing pentagrams and other occult symbols. All those runes and signs were supposed to protect the summoner from the demons and at the same time help him enslave them and make them do everything he pleased.
Which was exactly what had not happened the last time Rudy tried to perform the ritual of summoning. That time when a black, angry, crazy-eyed son of a bitch with feathery black wings came out from the summoning circle like it was nothing more than a bunch of scribbles drawn by a five year old, and along with another jackass from Hell made him do their bidding instead. Which included running to the town for cigs, whiskey