Blair knew he was impervious to thrall, since he was a vampire, but he couldn’t help feeling Varian was trying to impose his will on him. A fuzzy memory from his previous encounter with Varian surfaced. The urge to recoil, then run, threatened to consume him.
“Shh, shh.” Forge rumbled a soft, comforting sound through Blair’s earbud. Varian glanced up for a second, and a chill coursed through Blair’s gut. Had Varian heard Forge’s voice through Blair’s earbud? The devices were designed to prevent such issues, but maybe there was a chance? Varian’s gaze shifted to somewhere across the room, and Blair relaxed when he realized Varian was watching one of the exhibits. It dawned on Blair that Varian was looking for Declan and Sayyna, who were, as far as Varian was likely concerned, competition.
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