Chapter 100: Peek-a-Boo

Milo's voice was a whisper in Ethan's mind. "Come closer, friend."

Ethan eased up behind the other angel, peering over his shoulder at Zeke. The Messenger hummed a few snatches of a melody the Guardian knew at once—the lullaby he often sang. With a grateful throb of his heart, Ethan joined in.

Midway through the duet, Zeke blinked. When his focus shifted to Ethan's face, Milo whispered,

"Peek-a-boo."

"He can see me?"

"I think he's impressed."

Rosy wings flared wide for balance as he leaned close. "I am here."

Stretching out one small hand, Zeke grabbed Ethan's nose. "'Onk."


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