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Digory and Polly were good friends. They both lived in England for all of their lives. One day they were playing when Polly wanted to show Digory her secret place. It was up in her attic. She hid many things there. She hid fruits and snacks to eat and a lot of other stuff to.
Digory noticed a door across the attic. Back then the houses were connected together and they thought that if they would cross the rafters and open the door they could sneak into a house and the next and so on. The reason for all of this was that one of the houses down a ways was abandon.
So they started off, one rafter at a time. They had to remain extremely silent for if someone would here them they would think it was a robber. They opened the door and began the next house. After a while they came to the one that they thought was abandoned, but after they opened the door and saw all the books they knew that they were wrong.
They were in the forbidden study. That was uncle Andrews private room. It seemed as if no one was in the room, so they decided to look around. Polly noticed that there were several different types of rings on the table.
Suddenly Digory saw someone stand up from the chair, it was uncle Andrew. He told Polly not to touch the rings, but it was to late. She disappeared into the air. Digory was confused. He wondered what the rings did. Did Polly just disappear or did she go to some distant land? Uncle Andrew explained how that one ring would take you to this land and that the other one would bring you back. Uncle Andrew was not sure that it worked yet because the only things that entered before were guinea pigs.
Digory put two rings in each pocket with gloves(so he would not disappear). Two were for Polly and two for him. He put the disappear ring and felt funny as he went speedy to the new land. It felt as if he was swimming. He swam upward to see where the water went. He came out of the water and saw a beautiful forest. He noticed guinea pigs and far away a girl leaning against a tree.
They noticed that there were many other puddles of water like the ones they came out of all over the woods. They were going to explore the other puddles, but wanted to make sure they could get back first. They went over onto puddle, but it was shallow. They realized that they did not put the home rings on. So they put them on at the same time and felt the water rushing along them. Digory shouted switch and they put the home rings in their pocket and switched.
When they got up they remembered that they all were so identical that if they would go down another one they would get lost. That is when they decided to mark their spot. Then they found a puddle to leap into. They put their rings on and began their journey. This time it was different, so many abandoned buildings and things like that.
They decided to go into one of them and went into one of the rooms. There were statues of people. There must have been at least a dozen of them. On the table there was a bell and it said ring if you dare. So of course Digory wanted to ring it, but Polly was somewhat afraid too. Digory did it anyway. The room shook and rattled the noise was unbearable. It felt as if the whole building was going to collapse.
Suddenly it all stopped, the statues had come to life. One of the women was the queen. Her name was Jadias. She was very tall and beautiful, she could get pretty darn greedy. Her powers were amazing. She could open a gate with a tap of her finger. She showed us the lands that she had conquered. She wanted to see our because she had never been there before. They did not want her to rule our earth because she would make
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