Whatever. Her hand was warm and soothing. Surprisingly, what had been a sharp and uncomfortable feeling began to ease quickly under her ministrations.
‘Maggie, that’s amazing,’ I said, stretching my neck amazed to feel little discomfort. ‘It’s normally very uncomfortable for a day or two when that happens. Where did you learn that trick?’
She blushed a little, ‘Can’t remember,’ she said, a little defensively, “I’m a healer. I seem to have always been able to do something like it. As I’ve grown older,’ she grimaced a little at the word ‘older’, ‘I’ve learnt to refine it and control it a bit better.’