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I thought I'd die. I wanted to die.
Well, maybe not really. No one really wants to give up life. And I hadn't given up on it all these endless centuries. At first it was to stand against those damned humans. Those who enslaved and hurt me.
I wouldn't die just cause they wanted me to. Just because they sent me to those dangerous missions not caring of course for my safety or objections. They could always summon another slave in my place right? Wrong! I wouldn't just let them win. I would live, I would outlive them all. Me, the great Bartimaeus!!
That was..in the beginning.
My reasons changed…. And the new fuel and obsession that drove me was even more powerful than before. Made me stubborn. Also made me more of a coward. But I didn't care. I had to keep going. Otherwise all would have been for nothing! And I couldn't have that.
And there I was! Despite all that ready to die.. willingly once more. Together with that little brat. That brat I never came to love as deep as Ptolemy,