EnglandxMale!Merman!Reader Part 7“This is a wand,” Amie said, holding up a sturdy willow branch. “I'm sure you are familiar as to what it is, but not to what it does. The fact that most humans done understand is that wands, by themselves, are not magic. There is no power within a wand; it's just a stick. Rather, a wand is a conductor of sorts. It helps to channel the untapped magic within the body, kind of like completing a circuit.”More Like This
She handed me the wand. I turned it over a couple times in my hands, half expecting it to shoot fire or something. “Wands are a temporary aid, like training wheels on a bike,” she continued. “Once you become more adept at wielding magic, you will no longer need a wand; you will be able to summon magic from your fingers.”
“Why can't I do that now?” I asked.
“Because, as of now, you are a ticking bomb,” she replied. “You see, all that magic built up inside you is just sitting there, compressed and yearning to spre