Pazuzu - Manifestation
"You have certainly wandered around long enough."
Ben did not raise his face from his discovery. The thin black line magically stretched into a thick ribbon of cracked asphalt, and sand drifted over it in sheets. As he realized that the road lay flat instead of vertical, Ben steered himself onto it. He continued walking to his left, deliberately.
"Now, here we are, and all the worse for wear." Ben swore the quip was a thought hidden in his head, but the voice said it. Ben snorted, then choked in amusement.
"Who are you?" demanded a nervous new voice. Ben stopped walking. This voice couldn't be any more real than the first.
The sound of the wind had not deadened when Ben heard the voice ask his identity. Th