Canticle (Psalms of Isaak, Book 2) by Ken Scholes

By Ken Scholes

Come again to the Named Lands during this compelling sequel to Ken Scholes remarkable novel Lamentation.

It is 9 months after the tip of the former book.  Many noble allies have come to the Ninefold woodland for a banquet in honor of basic Rudolfo’s  first-born child.  Jin Li Tam, his spouse and mom of his inheritor, lies in childbed.

As the ceremonial dinner starts off, the doorways of the corridor fly open and invisible assassins start attacking.   All of Rudolfo’s noble site visitors are slain, together with Hanric, the Marsh Queen’s Shadow.  And at the Keeper’s Gate, which guards the Named Lands from the Churning Waste, a wierd determine looks, with a message for Petronus, the Hidden Pope.

Thus starts off the second one circulation of The Psalms of Isaak, Canticle.

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I hope you will let depraved women alone,” said the voice of Melior, “because as you ought with proper shame to remember—” “My princess, let us not over-rashly sneer at depraved women. They very often have good hearts, they have attested their philanthropy in repeated instances, and I have noticed that the deeper our research into their private affairs, the more amiable we are apt to find their conduct. In any case, as touches myself, a saint is above all carnal stains and, I believe, diseases also.

Three incredibly weather-beaten sheep were grazing to his right: to the left he saw, framed by the foliage upon each side of and overhanging the green roadway, the castle of Brumbelois. Thus one by one did Florian cut off the heads of the seven wardens, with real regret—excepting only when he killed the catoblepas—that his needs compelled him to destroy such colourful and charming monsters. The two remarkably hairy persons, without ever speaking, lifted each enormous head, one by one into, the cart.

Somewhere in that November neighbourhood,” said Florian. And he steeled himself against the other’s outburst of horror and amazement. ” said the porter. “I certainly never imagined it would come to that. ” You could not but find, in this stubborn unwillingness to face the magnitude of Florian’s exploits, something horribly prosaic and CHAPTER VI | 40 callous; but, none the less, Florian civilly asked the man’s meaning; and the dejected porter replied: “It is just a sort of fancying, sir, that one wanders into after watching the stars, as I do in the way of business, night after night.

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