The three girls step into the small anteroom to the library. Everything is dark. Pepper lights a small, blue flame at the tip of her finger, and she closes the door behind them.
They approach the locked gate to the rest of the library.
Pepper: Can you unlock this, Charlie?
Charlie: My magic doesn’t work so good on iron. Maybe you could melt it?
Pepper: I’d basically be welding it shut. Besides, Sister Amity would DEFINITELY notice.
Avery: Let me try.
Pepper is surprised. She’s never seen Avery use her magic before.
Pepper: Are… are you sure?
Avery nods.