By Brian Jacques
Slagar the Fox is set to conquer peaceful Redwall. amassing his mercenary band of rats, stoats, and weasels, he advances upon the abbey with a crafty scheme-rather than making brave conflict plans, he'll scouse borrow the youngsters of Redwall from lower than their mom and dad' very noses. And his prize captive might be Mattimeo, the headstrong younger son of Matthias, the fearless mouse warrior!
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Oh, and after we’ve wear our functionality, don’t drink whatever, no matter what you do. if you are sitting on the desk you could drink what you love, yet now not as soon as you’ve left the desk to accomplish. ’ ‘Duh huh huh hu! ’ Skinpaw laughed oafishly. ‘Yer goin’ to drug ’em, aren’t you, leader? ’ Slagar regarded down from his perch at the cart. ‘I’ll drug you in the event you don’t shuttup, turniphead. ’ Halftail piped up back. ‘But if we drug ’em all, what’s to forestall us taking up this Redwall position ourselves? ’ The sly one nodded. ‘I was once brooding about while an individual used to be going to invite me that one. good, I’ll let you know. i believe where is undesirable good fortune. Others have attempted and failed, and that i suggest genuine warriors, unlike you dithering lot. No, all i would like is slaves and revenge. an insignificant pawful of rabble may perhaps by no means carry a spot like that. You’ll comprehend what I suggest in case you see the large badger, or the otters. they honestly know the way to struggle. They’re now not terrified of dying if their necessary Abbey is threatened. ’ ‘And we’re moving into there unarmed? ’ Halftail’s voice sounded shaky. ‘Of direction we're, halfwit,’ the fox acknowledged satirically. ‘You can guess they’ll seek us, and we wouldn’t final a moment in the event that they stumbled on fingers on us. That Matthias the Warrior might move at us like a thunderbolt. ’ ‘Matthias the Warrior? Is that the badger? ’ Halftail requested. ‘No, he’s a mouse. ’ ‘Haha, a mouse,’ Skinpaw sneered. ‘Yes, a mouse. yet you won’t snort if you happen to see him. That one’s a born warrior. He has a sword too, and that i imagine it’s magic. ’ ‘A magic sword! Hoho, i would simply borrow that for meself,’ Halftail howled. ‘Stop the cart! ’ Slagar commanded. instantly the cart flooring to a halt. The silken masks puffed out and in furiously with savage mood. ‘Don’t dare contact that sword. Its magic is simply for the Redwall mice, there’s most likely a spell on it. it might be the dying people. follow the slaving, do you listen me? It’ll be undesirable sufficient stealing his son, but when you stick with my plan we’ll break out with it. ’ there has been an ominous silence. airborne dirt and dust rose off the trail the place the cart had stopped. The slavers regarded doubtfully at each other, the unstated query putting like a rock of their mouths. thieve the son of one of these warrior, in order that was once Slagar’s revenge. A fearsome warrior with a magic sword, powerful adequate to guard a complete abbey. ‘Who informed you to prevent? Come on, stir your stumps and get this cart moving,’ Slagar informed them. They driven and pulled with combined feelings. ‘Do as you’re advised and I’ll make you rich,’ Slagar egged them on together with his sly tongue. ‘You all be aware of me, Slagar the tough, the sly one. Nowhere is there a cleverer slaver than me. i'm the Lord of double-dealing, and my plan will simply confound an abbeyful of sincere woodlanders. There’s no longer a stoat, weasel, rat, ferret or fox between them; they’re too noble for his or her personal sturdy. They’ll by no means locate us. i'll have my revenge on Redwall and you may all be wealthy, after we visit promote them the place none can stick to. ’ Scringe the ferret requested the query, dreading the reply because the phrases tumbled out. ‘Where’ll we promote the slaves, leader?