Aftermath (Thieves' World, Book 10)

During this explosive 10th quantity, Tempus and the Stepsons abandon the war-torn urban of Sanctuary - as vicious rivalries emerge from the rubble. The destiny of town hangs within the stability. The fight for energy begins...

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The hunters had conducted their final, single-handed rushes at the swordbeak with a stately, ritualized formality but the kill itself had been a blood spattered fury of massed lance thrusts. “It’s going to take them another half hour to reach the dock,” Purvali said. “Are you sure you can’t contact Possessor Avaming now? Don’t you think he may be very aware he was one of the people who didn’t receive any applause when he made his final attack? ” “It’s too risky,” Sabor said. “He could shut me off in a second if he decided he had to let me know I’m dealing with someone who truly understands style.

Every organism on Fernheim had to speed through seasons that were only half as long as the seasons on Earth. The gate in the bottom of the hedge had been designed with a grudgingly narrow aperture. Their widemounts passed through it in single file, with their carriers scraping the leaves. Choy led the way, with Sabor in the second position. Widemounts had been created by reducing the size of the terrestrial elephant and modifying the chemical foundations of its temperament. Sabor’s widemount barely reached the top of his head but its broad back and columnar legs could support a load that included Sabor and all the equipment that would keep a civilized human reasonably content with his lot.

The metal seemed to be covered with a thin film. “I think she hit a fuel tank,” Choy said. Choy pulled back the view. Cats were rolling out the door of the copter. Two hardbodies leaned over the side and grabbed at the ropes that were already being used. The hardbodies who were already hanging on the ropes were still firing at the point they had selected. Choy’s cats formed a defensive line thirty meters behind the widemounts. Sabor twisted around on his pillows and peered into 52 | BANK RUN the forest.

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