Pumpernickel Magic: Day 1-Long Haul Pt 4
"I said I'd prote-"
"After that." Leon said tersely, feeling as though the air had just become weighted, "I...I can't go back to Earth?"
Coen stared at him for a moment and slowly exhaled through his nose before pointing back to the book. "Most warping spells usually only work one way. And that all depends on the properties of both worlds. Since Earth isn't really magical, it probably is close to impossible to send you back without any major problems."
There was an moment of silence, with Leon's mouth remaining slack-jawed, gaping stupidly for a moment before closing.
"But...you managed to bring me here...can't you just...make that portal tunnel thing I went through?"
"It...doesn't work like that."
The ten year old reached to his left to grab a large black and brown book placed it onto the table so Leon could see. Flipping through the pages, he stopped at a picture of a jaded diagram of the very portal that brought him in, covered i