By Mercedes Lackey
From a excessive Tower is the most recent event in Mercedes Lackey's Elemental Masters sequence, that includes a retelling of Rapunzel’s not-so-happily-ever-after finishing.
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There have been goats grazing on it, which would supply pause to the timid urban dweller. they can anticipate to be left by myself. there have been a lot better mountains round the lake and valley, a few of that have been barren rock, or approximately, yet this was once definitely tall sufficient for his or her reasons. even though she gazed simply at the back of her at these scoured rocks of a far better height a bit wistfully. She had no longer discovered until eventually they'd pop out of the wooded area simply how a lot she had craved top and loose air. This mountain used to be reliable, yet that one was once quite a bit larger. The view from there could were wonderful . . . whether the climb might have required ropes and rock alternatives. perhaps sometime. Rosa had advised her of a depraved Air grasp who had contrived the way to be carried the place he willed via twin use of a hot-air balloon and his Elementals to push him the place he desired to move. She had thought of that rather a lot, after Rosa had informed her the tale. in fact within the tale Rosa had instructed, the grasp in query have been coercing his Elementals, and if she have been to aim that . . . good, to start with, she’d need to have the opportunity to cajole the Elementals in query to assist her with no coercion, and secondly she’d should have assistance from even more robust Elementals than mere sylphs. previously, she hadn’t dared even attempt to touch the kind that controlled winds and whirlwinds. at the present time, that may swap. “All correct, have in mind what I instructed you,” Rosa stated flippantly, from the place she was once seated on a around boulder within sight. “Make convinced you're calm. name within the magic of the Air to you. herald up to you can—as a lot as you could carry, if there's sufficient the following. Then inform me what you spot. ” She was once calm, even though she was once additionally excited; it used to be a weird type of pleasure, no longer one who made her apprehensive, yet one who gave her strength. Air Magic used to be throughout her, and there has been good enough up right here, within the heights, that she may well fill herself with it to overflowing. It sparkled within the air, all of the colours of blue that there have been, swirling and dancing within the solar. Air Magic were considerable again on the abbey, yet here . . . right here it used to be as thick because the smell striking over a box of plants. She accrued it to her, respiring it in, observing it swirl slowly round her, soaking up it till she, at the least, may well actually see the glow of it just below her epidermis. She stuffed herself, a ways past the purpose the place she had ever dared to prior to, until eventually she really hummed with it and she or he used to be convinced she couldn't take up one bit extra. And that was once whilst she raised her eyes to the sky, and observed them, as she had noticeable them just a couple of occasions prior to. The Winds. . . . now not the normal “Four Winds” of folklore, however the higher Elementals that moved the winds, and moved with the winds. “What do you notice? ” Rosa requested flippantly. “The Elementals of the wind,” she whispered, her eyes nonetheless on them. “I have noticeable them as a baby, yet far flung up within the clouds. those are so shut! ” “We’re closer to them,” Fox mentioned. in contrast to the sylphs, those creatures had nobody shape. They shifted from one of those stylized human, to a flowing birdlike form, to simply wavy shapes within the air, to anything vaguely serpentine .