Three is fine, but five is more.

Even nineteen defeats four.

Should just seven become lore,

At least two will find the door.


Mel Corbalis thought she never wanted to know exactly what that meant. She was just glad to be in a secret society in a school where she was a legacy student, and a valedictorian candidate, at. Lately, though, she was beginning to get curious…


Leela Yadav liked being part of the Blackwood Society because she felt like a part of a secret team. These other girls, though she couldn't be sure of their true identities, she considered true friends. She could shed her competitive edge and be her true, shy self, and not be criticized for it.