Contracts are good. Contracts ensure spirits act in beneficial ways, rather than their usual nonsense.
Which makes it galling when an oathbreaker renegotiates your contract.
Darvus is a warlock, and accredited oathmaker of the Imperial Guild of Binders. Finding himself in a struggle between the Church and some even more insane types, staying alive could be almost as important as protecting his reputation.
A 20,000 word fantasy novella.
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