Prepare For Semi-Public Humiliation
Jude was attacked by a wolf once when he was very young, and developed a fear of most animals shortly after. He thinks there is some truth to the Babylonian belief that cats escort the dead to the underworld, while there has been no evidence to support this.
Horace and Jude took advantage of the hippie movement in the sixties and seventies to travel the world. Because he’s well-travelled, Horace has learned Hindi, Tamil, Urdu, and German, and he’s a member of the International Language Club.
His interest in curses, cursed objects, and curse wielders is not unlike a mortal’s obsession with serial killers… It’s a bit of a red flag.
Chapter VII, part ii: Bursting Bubbles Gets You In Trouble
Chapter VII, part i: This Table Ain’t Big Enough For The Ten Of Us. Eleven? Twelve?!
Renette and her brother have the same parents; their father, Jean Renold was the De Mortie heir before Felix, and their mother is Marie Solange Thelemaque, the second cousin of Kettia Thelemaque.
Chapter VI, part iii: And Down The Yellow Brick Road They Go
Though he hates to admit it, Virgil is a bit of a techie. He enjoys researching the latest tech almost as much as he does buying and using it.
Both were around the same height and sported similar wild curls, but the lighting brought out the reddish hue in Gerardo’s brown hair. Max’s hair was like soft obsidian, dark and inviting. The junior also had a more defined jawline compared to the senior, and I wondered how I ever even came close to thinking that they looked identical. But if Max pushes me away like that, then he’s no better that Lalo.