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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 06

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 06 “I will go and speak to Tully,” she said to Pyr’s back. It was Tully who had first taught her English, coming to the dochaya day after day, telling her and everyone else … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 05

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 05 Chapter 2 The five Lleix strode back through the ship’s corridors to their common room, aureoles quivering. It was so strange, Lim of Terralore thought, to sit in the presence of human and … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 04

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 04 Caitlin looked to Dannet. “How long until we can jump?” “We will jump when we are ready, Director Kralik,” Dannet said with a sly crackle of green in her eyes. One of her … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 03

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 03 Behind the Fleet Commander stood a very tall, very lean human, Lieutenant Fflewdwr Vaughan. It hadn’t taken long after attaining her new position for Dannet to realize that she would need assistants, a … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 02

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 02 “They didn’t leave anything,” Caitlin replied in a grim tone. “It’s beginning to seem utterly hopeless. I think they’ve already scoured this galactic arm from here on in.” “We found the Lleix,” Tully … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 01

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 01 The Span Of Empire By Eric Flint and David Carrico With K. D. Wentworth PART I Reconnaissance Chapter 1 The gray moon still held a few ruins, mostly extending beneath the surface, while … Continue reading

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1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 06

1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 06 PART I: THE VIRTUE OF TEMPERANCE A due restraint upon affections and passions Chapter 4 November, 1635 Castello del Valentino, near Turin in Savoy Terrye Jo Tillman had spent at least an hour … Continue reading

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1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 05

1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 05 “Beringhien,” Louis said. “Who brought this note?” “Madame de Chevreuse, Sire,” he answered. “She was most furtive.” “Indeed.” He took the letter and tucked it into his doublet. “I can imagine.”

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1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 04

1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 04 Chapter 3 August, 1635 Near Paris Before the sun reached its height, the royal party was on the king’s road to Fontainebleau. The queen and king rode in a luxuriously-appointed carriage, escorted by … Continue reading

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1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 03

1636: The Cardinal Virtues – Snippet 03 “Madame, I –” “Sire.” She turned on her backless chair, affecting to see him for the first time, and allowed herself to fall to one knee. “I beg your pardon. I did not … Continue reading

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