By Douglas Hulick
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Drothe has been a member of the relations for years, rubbing elbows with thieves and murderers within the hire of against the law lord whereas smuggling relics at the part. but if an old e-book falls into his arms, Drothe unearths himself in ownership of a relic in a position to bringing down emperors-a relic all people within the underworld may kill to procure.
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The yard was small, and the house not much bigger. It was built on the Ceuran design, with translucent rice paper walls. Bald cypress and white cedar formed the doors and arches and cheaper local pine had been used for the frame and the floors. It was spartan like all Ceuran houses, and that fit General Agon’s military background and his ascetic personality. More than that, it fit his budget. Despite the general’s many successes, King Davin had not rewarded him well—which was part of why the wetboy had come.
Blint drew a huge black sword and touched the edge to Azoth’s throat. In that moment, Azoth didn’t care if the blade drank his life’s blood. Death would be kinder than watching Doll Girl disappear before his eyes. ” Blint asked. ” What was wrong with him? Did he really mean that? He couldn’t. “I heard you don’t like it. That you don’t have to like it to be good,” Azoth said. ” “Momma K. ” Blint frowned. He pulled a clove of garlic from a pouch and popped it into his mouth. He sheathed his sword, chewing.
Blint doethn’t need to be here for that,” Corbin Fishill said. He turned his heavy-lidded eyes to Blint. ” He let the statement hang, unadorned. Durzo looked at him, refusing to take the provocation. ” Words were useless with a man like Corbin Fishill. He spoke the language of meat. Durzo walked to him. Corbin didn’t flinch, didn’t turn aside as Durzo came toward the platform, though several of the Nine were clearly nervous. Under Fishill’s velvet trousers, Blint could see his muscles bunch. Corbin kicked at Durzo’s face, but Durzo had already moved.
Among Thieves (Tales of the Kin, Book 1) by Douglas Hulick