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Libra had been lucky, Klaus knows, always arriving in the nick of time with rarely a casualty to show for it. So when the other shoe drops, Klaus shouldn’t have been surprised.

Leo’s panicked call, his insistence that Klaus comes now, to not wait for the team, sends Klaus running.

Finding Leo seemingly alone and unharmed, Klaus instantly knows he’s stepped into a trap.

Leo’s smile is strange when he opens his eyes, the shining red in place of the glowing blue that should have been there breaks Klaus’ heart.

When sharp fangs sink into his neck, Klaus doesn’t struggle.