“Hey!” she says, shaking her Shard of Xoriat vigorously and then holding it up to her ear to listen for loose parts, “I think mine’s broken”
p.s. Normally I like the stretch these out, but yesterday was so brutal I thought a touch of humor* would be appropriate.
p.p.s. *Not to worry, no actual humor contained, only the pale imitation that you normally find here.