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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 42

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 42 Chapter 21 The Duchy of Milan Actually, Count Mindaug and his two servants were at that very moment having their first encounter with the mercenary troops of Carlo Sforza. The soldiers were … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 41

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 41 “Oh, they can get very close–within a few feet, usually. The count pays little attention to mice in his wagon, so long as they stay away from his crates of books. Even … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 40

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 40 So, it was time to move on again. Despite Tamas complaining of a terrible headache, and protesting about not being allowed to pole up the horses and do the other tasks he … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 39

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 39 Now there was just the varlet holding the horses–and half a dozen more men straggling out of the bush. The whip dealt with the horse-holder, and the surging panicked horses did the … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 38

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 38 Morning brought a leaden sky and occasional flurries of snow, although it looked a lot worse to the north. And they were in daylight, at the top of the pass, with the … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 37

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 37 But more worrying was the fact that he and his fellow Knights, prepared to attack and magically neutralize the count, watching for any magical sign, protective wards at the ready… had seen … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 36

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 36 Chapter 19 Tyrol The trip through the Alps was extremely chilly, muddy and relatively unpleasant, except where the ground was still frozen. Count Mindaug having been beguiled by the early spring mildness, … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 35

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 35 Chapter 18 The Sea of Marmara “Finally,” said Benito Valdosta, looking over the stern-rail, taking enormous pleasure in the sight of the great city at the Gate between East and West. He … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 34

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 34 Chapter 17 Milan Milan had a week of frantic preparation. The reason given for the hasty marriage was the war with Parma. So far that had amounted to very little, and in … Continue reading

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All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 33

All The Plagues Of Hell – Snippet 33 She will die, whispered the asp in her bosom. Nothing lives through the poison of the great serpent, unless the serpent wills it… and even then, they live but for a while. … Continue reading

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