Mark didn’t have much time to change his mind because soon the place became miraculously brighter.
Looking down at the octagonal, silver-bordered necklace, he saw the obsidian stone at the center was radiating a golden color.
He also realized what was making the necklace glow. Golden curves had appeared on the stone as if they had been there all along. Together they formed two snakes that intertwined and curved, with their tiny heads and tails touching.