The Successors: Chapter 17
Blue Moon shivered in fear. Her hooves stood rooted to some invisible floor, and above her, beneath her, all around her, stretched an infinite, inky nighttime sky. Everywhere she looked, she saw stars – huge radiant stars, faint distant stars, white stars, blue stars, tiny purple stars. A thin, glowing mist filled the air around her, softly blurring her vision; if her sister was still close by, she couldn’t see her. She wasn’t even sure whether she was dreaming – shouldn’t she be afraid now? How was she breathing? How did she get here? Where was here, for that matter?
“H…hello?” she said nervously, and her voice echoed in the cavernous void.
She was not prepared for the response she got.
It was a Voice. No, it was six Voices, speaking as one – or was it only one Voice, echoing six times in the void? She couldn’t tell. It was loud beyond description, loud e