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By Ian C. Esslemont

Within the western sky the intense emerald banner of the customer descends like a portent of annihilation. at the continent of Jacuruku, the Thaumaturgs have fastened one more excursion to tame the neighboring wild jungle. but this is often no general desert. it really is known as Himatan, and it really is stated to be 1/2 the spirit-realm and 1/2 the earth. And it really is stated to be governed via a robust entity whom a few identify the Queen of Witches, and a few a goddess: the traditional Ardata. Saeng grew up understanding merely the guideline of the magus Thaumaturgs -- however it used to be the voices out of that land's forgotten earlier that she listened to. And while her rulers mount an invasion of the neighboring jungle, these voices ship her and her brother on a determined mission.

To the south, the desolate tract tribes are united via the arriving of a international warleader, a veteran commander in battered ashen mail whom his males name, the gray Ghost. This warleader takes the tribes on a raid like none different, deep into the guts of Thaumaturg lands. whereas be aware involves K'azz, and mercenary corporation the purple protect, of a freelance in Jacuruku. And their employer... none except Ardata herself.

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Er ist jedoch nicht mit Süßigkeiten gefüllt, sondern mit rasiermesserscharfen Kampfmessern und Waffen, deren Kugeln sogar einen Panzer durchdringen können. Mein Großvater steht in einer alten Uniform der britischen Armee davor und füttert den Automaten mit Dollarscheinen. Aber es sind unendlich viele nötig, um eine Waffe zu kaufen, und uns läuft die Zeit davon. 45er in Richtung Scheibe, aber bevor sie herunterfallen kann, bleibt sie stecken. Großvater flucht auf Jiddisch und traktiert den Automaten mit den Füßen.

Keine Spur von ihnen. « Dr. Golan tippte mit dem Stift auf ein Blatt Papier, dann notierte er etwas. « Mein Blick schweifte über die gerahmten Zertifikate an der Wand. Allesamt dokumentierten sie Dr. Golans Sachverständnis in unterschiedlichen Teildisziplinen der Psychologie – einschließlich der, dank derer man erkennt, dass man von einem unter akutem Stress leidenden Teenager angelogen wird. « Er legte den Stift fort. « Ich war schon immer ein fürchterlich schlechter Lügner. Aber statt es zuzugeben und mich damit bloßzustellen, modifizierte ich meine Aussage.

Das letzte Foto war das sonderbarste. Grandpa Portman reichte es mir, und ich musste zweimal hingucken. Es war der Hinterkopf eines Jungen – auf den ein Gesicht gemalt war. Während Großvater erklärte, starrte ich das Bild unverwandt an. »Er hatte zwei Münder, siehst du? Einen vorn und einen hinten. « �Aber das ist nicht echt«, sagte ich. « �Sicher ist die Farbe aufgemalt. Das war für einen Zirkusauftritt. Aber wenn ich’s dir doch sage, er hatte zwei Münder. « �Ich glaube dir«, beteuerte ich. Und ich glaubte ihm wirklich – zumindest ein paar Jahre lang.

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