There is a run on in this section. I’m working on it. This isn’t the final edit.
From Protector of the Grey House:
There was nothing she could do about that now. She had to get inside. She knew there were still a few hours before Markus, Kari, Ben and Owen would try and lure their targets out and allow Vincent the few moments he needed to feed Mayor Lawrence his blood. They had to arrive before visiting hours were over, though and would be waiting in various out of the way places for midnight, when there would be fewer humans.
Natalia nodded, readied herself mentally, stepped out of the shadows and stopped cold when a familiar form turned the corner. The lone figure moved closer and Natalia took a deep breath to stop shaking. Ashley. What was she doing here?