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By Pamela Freeman

1000 years in the past, the 11 domain names have been invaded and the unique population compelled at the highway as tourists, belonging nowhere, welcomed through no-one.

Now the domain names are ruled with an iron fist by means of the Warlords, yet there are wilder components to the panorama which can't be managed and that may turn out their undoing. a few are spirits of position, of water and air and fireplace and earth. a few are more than those. and a few are human.

Bramble: a village lady, whom no-one residing can tame ... compelled to escape from her domestic for against the law she didn't devote.

Ash: apprentice to a safeguarder, pressured to kill for an supplier he can't get away.

Saker: an enchanter, who won't relaxation till the land is lower back to his humans.

As their 3 tales spread, besides the tales of these whose lives they contact, it turns into transparent that they're sure jointly in ways in which now not even a stonecaster may foresee - certain through their prior, their destiny, and their blood.

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He sat at the aspect of the mattress. “It’s precise, a few warlords use their strength irresponsibly. and that i think they allure the inaccurate type of males. yet we’re no longer all undesirable, love. ” He smiled tenderly at her and reached to comb a strand of hair from her face. She propelled herself backward until eventually her head hit the wall. It used to be an analogous response that had made her kick the opposite warlord’s guy while he had reached for her leg. She couldn’t undergo for him to the touch her. He sat frozen. “That undesirable? You hate us that badly? we all? ” “Warlord’s males are thugs and bullies, residing off the folk like leeches. ” “That’s now not the way it is in Cliff area. I promise you. ” “Really. ” She used to be unconvinced. “Really! ” He jumped up, indignant now. “Without us, the folks will be lifeless, or worse. We safeguard them. ” “From different warlords! If we didn’t have any warlords, they wouldn’t desire you, might they? ” “Yes they might! We guard them from the raiders, from the Ice King’s humans. with no us, the entire area will be laid waste, similar to Cliffhaven used to be. ” “What’s Cliffhaven? ” “A pair of villages, up close to the mountain go. 20 years in the past the Ice King’s males got here down and killed every person — every body! — in either villages. I observed — my father took me to work out, so i might understand what we expert for, what we fought for. It was once Thegan who compelled them again around the levels. He’s a very good guy, an outstanding chief. I’m proud to keep on with him! ” The nausea was once death, leaving vacancy in the back of. That hole, useless position used to be nonetheless there, beneath every little thing. She’d inspiration that Leof . . . that the demon could have been mistaken. yet how may perhaps she love a warlord’s guy? Even one that believed he used to be doing solid? and perhaps up there within the mountains they did want safety, yet he used to be nonetheless somebody who dealt in blood and grew to become to battling to discover suggestions. And he labored for Thegan, who had appeared so chilly . . . She felt very drained. “Go and get your dinner,” she acknowledged. “Maybe I’ll see you at one other chase sometime. ” “That’s it? ” “That’s it. ” “You can’t see earlier the sword? ” He gestured to the nook. there has been a sword in a leather-based scabbard leaning opposed to the wall, an unobtrusive, unadorned weapon made for killing, no longer exhibit. It appeared to develop higher as she stared at it, discovered it have been there all alongside. She imagined the sting on it, the slicing blade, and shuddered. “Well? ” he stated. She stared again at him. He grew to become and walked to the door. “Leof. ” He spun round to examine her. “Don’t belief Thegan. I’ve met him. He could be a nice guy, yet he’s now not an exceptional one. ” His face hardened, because it hadn’t performed sooner than. “Thegan is my sworn liege. you won't communicate of him that approach. ” Their first recourse was once regularly a chance. Even Leof. “Or what? what's going to you do to me? ” His face softened back and he without notice gave the impression of a boy of 16. “Oh, Leof, simply look after your self. ” He went out the door silently. She dressed and shuffled during the streets to Gorham’s residence the place the celebration, exceptionally, used to be nonetheless going. She went to the strong and sat among the roan and the bay mare, desirous to cry, yet feeling that vacant position increasing lower than her chest till there has been no room for tears.

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