Even Angels Need Guardians 2Sophia lifted a single eyelid weakly as she struggled to regain consciousness. At first she didn't realize what had happened, but with each passing second recollection continued to surface. Her body ached in ways that it never had before and when she drew in a slightly deeper breath she couldn't help but cough harshly to the feeling of dust in her lungs. She shakily pushed herself up to a seated position and took a look around. The small crater that she was sitting in was a good indication on just how hard she had impacted with the earth. With as badly as her body ached, she knew that if she had been fully human she would have died from the trauma. Sophia gingerly touched her chest, wincing as the burn of raw, carved flesh greeted her through her shirt. The reminder of what it was for brought tears to her eyes.
She had to find him. But where to look? Swallowing the lump that had