They tumbled to the ground, one foot --she wasn't sure whose --knocking the amulet away.
She jerked the amulet off his neck, and the lighting flickered.
If she had the amulet and could bargain for protection --and one of them not eating her in exchange for her freedom --she wondered if she couldn't escape.
She and the robed man both stopped moving, watching in disbelief as the amulet skittered, rolled, and disappeared into Rhyn's cell.
She raised the amulet to stare at it, the cacophony around her rising as the excited inmates glimpsed their freedom.
The robed man tackled her, and the amulet went flying.