casting

It was not something that could be rushed even when he wished he could hurry it along.

Magic never is.

He ran the words over and over in his mind, perfecting the inflection and enunciation of each syllable and accent.

His right hand traced the archaic runes delicately in the air and then he spoke aloud the words that would cause the spell to come to life.

The whole process was very deliberate.

A smile touched his lips as the power surged from within, the spell danced on the vibrations of his voice still hanging in the air, and then the incantation ceased and the curse sped forth to its purpose.

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Word Count: 111

This is in response to this week’s Trifecta Writing Challenge.

DELIBERATE
1: characterized by or resulting from careful and thorough consideration <a deliberate decision>
2: characterized by awareness of the consequences<deliberate falsehood>
3: slow, unhurried, and steady as though allowing time for decision on each individual action involved <a deliberate pace>

Remember:
  • Your response must be between 33 and 333 words.
  • You must use the 3rd definition of the given word in your post.
  • The word itself needs to be included in your response.
  • You may not use a variation of the word; it needs to be exactly as stated above.
  • Only one entry per writer.
  • If your post doesn’t meet our requirements, please leave your link in the comments section, not in the linkz.
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