This is the mission:
Go to line 7 on either page 7 or page 77 of your manuscript and do a post with the next 7 lines, then tag 7 people to keep the challenge going.
Surely, his half-demon soul deserved some consideration rather than have it beat out of him with theology, religious fervor and asceticism. He drifted off, lulled into a light doze by the swaying of the cart and the anxiety punishing his innards.
The representative of the Abbott glared with unabashed distaste at the scrawny acolyte standing legs apart, in clear defiance of the deference expected of all who passed through their portal. The guards had waited until the boy entered the gates, then rode off without a backward glance, leaving him to face Bernard, the infamous mystic, with naught but his wits and determination.