Chapter 18 – Part 4


He looked around, seeking for a possible explanation for this. It was then that he saw the obsidian necklaces radiating in a golden, bright light.

He understood now.

His necklaces had saved him. Somehow they had turned the serpent into a sculpture.

“Well done,” said John darkly. “Now take me to the Great Sarpati.”

Mark stood up weakly. So this was the treasure room after all.