The Wizard’s Curse: The attic

As you dump the boxes in a corner something catches your eye.

The moonlight reflects off the lock on an old dusty box. Next to it are a few other books and some open boxes.

You guys! Check this out” you bellow to your friends who come up to see what your making all this noise about.

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One of the books is left open – yet covered in dust.
You pick up the open book as your friends clamber up the ladder into the loft.
You blow the dust off the book to read it. A shiver runs down your spine.

“Oh no…” you whisper “This was a mistake…”