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For as long as anyone can remember, the elves have avoided getting involved in the endless conflict between demonkind and humanity— but they pay a steep price for their immunity, a tithe in souls to keep the demons from their doors. When Keliel’sMoreFor as long as anyone can remember, the elves have avoided getting involved in the endless conflict between demonkind and humanity— but they pay a steep price for their immunity, a tithe in souls to keep the demons from their doors. When Keliel’s sister is chosen to be the newest tithe, he finds he can stay neutral no longer. He will pledge himself and his magic to a human if that’s what it takes to find an ally in the fight to rescue her. But human battlemage Tavren Balefire turns out to be not at all what Keliel expected, and their rescue mission will be the start of something much more than a simple working partnership.Dear Author,Elves are rare gifts. In distant lands, in a fantasy world where humans and demons are in constant war, this elf is a rare magic creature that, not against his will, prefers to be with a human. Even if it’s against the elves’ rules to take a side in this war.Of course it’s a forbidden love, of course it must seem like he is not in love, but a possession.Who is the human the elf is in love with? So in love he decides to risk his own life, going against his own race’s rules?Photo Description:A sepia-toned, head-and-shoulders painting of a handsome young elf, looking intently and maybe challengingly at the viewer. His hair is short and tousled, he’s shirtless, and he’s wearing a thick leather collar with one heavy ring at the front.This story was written as a part of the M/M Romance Groups Love Has No Boundaries event. Group members were asked to write a story prompt inspired by a photo of their choice. Authors of the group selected a photo and prompt that spoke to them and wrote a short story.