After delivering his report to Eugenides, Costis goes home to visit his family. He wrestles with the new person he has become since he saw them last, the secrets he should reveal and the ones he can't, and his uncertain relationship with Kamet, who probably hates him. And looming over all of it is the king's mysterious suggestion about a ship he may or may not be taking to Roa.
19 Aug 2017
Just what happened to Ornon's sheep and how did Eugenides earn the ambassador's respect?
20 Aug 2017
"If you fail, there is very little protection we can give you," said Attolia.
/Strange,/ he thought distantly. /His eye seems to burn./
- Part 8 of In My Line Of Work
Oh, I am no fortuneteller. I’m just a mere sentient porcelain vase with the power to rule the world. You may think I'm crazy, but it’s true. Men have fought wars, killed men, and ruined a perfectly good love scene all to get their hands on me. And what for? It’s not like I’m going to do anything but look pretty on their table.
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12 Aug 2018