By Barb Hendee, J. C. Hendee
Born a half-breed to an elven mom and human father, Leesil was once raised within the Warlands as murderer, secret agent, and slave to Lord Darmouth, ruler to 1 of its self sustaining provinces. yet Leesil's mom informed him too good, and he used his talents to flee, leaving his mom and dad to undergo Darmouth's wrath for all such traitors and their family. Now, with newfound goal within the corporation of his loved Magiere, Leesil returns to confront the sins of his earlier and discover his parents' fate.
Unable to show him from this harmful direction, Magiere follows Leesil into the darkness of his previous within the Warlands. realizing what could occur should still Darmouth research of Leesil's go back, she is ready to slaughter any who may well try and take him from her. yet Magiere's personal prior could pose a extra lethal hazard. creatures of unfathomable strength proceed to stalk her — person who believes she's the most important to his salvation, and person who seeks to smash her... and all these she loves.
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In his darkest hours, he’d hated the driver of the other car and told himself he’d seek revenge against its survivor. < < < Ghost Radio • 45 >>> He imagined cutting the bastard’s head off with a machete, and feeding it to the stray dogs of Tijuana. But when he saw the focus of his hatred that first time, his anger melted away. He had no desire for revenge. He just saw another sad, wounded boy. A kindred soul. He looked forward to speaking to him again and even, perhaps someday, playing music together.
For a moment he thought he was hearing a medical show. He continued to listen. “If we can’t stop the hemorrhaging, this one’s gonna code on us,” said another voice farther away. I don’t like these shows, Gabriel thought. I’m going to change the channel. < < < Ghost Radio • 31 >>> “Where’s the remote? ” He heard laughing and a joke about couch potatoes that he didn’t understand. Then he sank back into the blackness. Wonderful, welcoming blackness. < < < chapter 8 > > > A VOIC E AT T H I RT Y T HOUSA N D F E ET Blackness .
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