We waste no more time than necessary in King Giovanni’s bedroom. I hadn’t been too keen on coming up here, but I’m glad I did. Finding Eve’s pendant again had been a string of good luck in our continual misfortunes, but more important, I had stopped Noelle from becoming a cold-blooded murderer.
It may not seem like too big of a difference to most people, but at least now I know she won’t randomly get into a fight with us and murder us in our sleep. You can trust an assassin to keep you alive so long as there’s no money involved in your death. A murderer is a slippery slope, where soon they’ll resort to killing only for the slightest slight.
We take a lot less caution escaping from the king as compared to when we entered his room. Speed is more important that stealth now. We need to get out of here, and out of the City of Angels in general, as quick as we can.
The ladder is every bit as scary returning down to the pipe as goin