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Crossed

Author's note:

This piece was inspired by Dan Brown, and was an Author Study for my english class.

Author's note:

This piece was inspired by Dan Brown, and was an Author Study for my english class.

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Prologue

Roman Forum
Rome, Roman Empire
April 25, 10 A.D

This was supposed to be his day. His day of birth. Recently found guilty of murdering his father, he was about to face the worst ending. The Poena Cullei; A shameful death in which the receiver would be shoved in a sack with animals and then thrown into the water. Scratches. Bites. Then the sweet relief of death from your lungs painfully filling up with water.
As he walked to his death he tried bargaining. Yelling that he was innocent, despite knowing the truth. He tried escaping, yearning to find someone who could help him. He tried to find a chance to live. Lucius had one job before he died, and he was about to fail.

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