The Chronicle of the Secret Riven
THE CHRONICLE OF SECRET RIVEN
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The Babe Born Evensong Riven
MOMENTS AFTER HER BIRTH, three birds swept into the room through an open window. The pigeon, the dove, and the sparrow circled the newborn three times, widdershins, lit upon the wooden sill, and settled their feathers. They turned to one another in conference, or so it seemed to the...