I thought about the lines Rachel had spoken in that creepy voice: about storm and fire and the Doors of Death. “Maybe,” I said, “but it didn’t sound so good.” “No,” said Apollo cheerfully. “It certainly didn’t. She’s going to make a wonderful Oracle!”
Minos laughed. “You have no power over me. I am the lord of spirits! The ghost king!” “No.” Nico drew his sword. “I am.” He stabbed his black blade into the floor, and it cleaved through the stone like butter.
The Battle of the Labyrinth, page 287
I promise I’ll keep reblogging also the quality fanart done by other people. Nico was too much of a BAMF here for me not to draw him. ;ww;