Living within the war-ravaged realm of Eberron, assassin-turned-priest Diran Bastiaan and his half-orc sidekick, Ghaji, make an not going pair. One seems like the stuff of nightmares, whereas the opposite is "a conduit during which the holy strength of excellent might paintings its will within the actual world." jointly, they've got traveled through the archipelagic Lhazaar Principalities sharing a variety of wild adventures, yet none have been as risky because the one they at present face.
When a gang of bloodthirsty pirates kidnaps Diran's former lover (a attractive ex-mercenary killer named Makala), the priest of the Silver Flame and his half-breed wingman vow to get her - and numerous different abductees - again it doesn't matter what the price. however the seafaring raiders aren't any traditional criminals; they're led via the notorious vampire Onkar, who in flip serves a being unfathomably extra evil than himself....
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He enable pass of his sword and fell ahead onto the earthen highway. Ghaji knew higher than to provide Chagai an opportunity to get better. He moved in for the kill. Chagai rolled as he hit, got here up on his toes, spun round, and flung his hand outward. Ghaji observed a bath of dust coming towards his face and learned that Chagai had grabbed a handful of earth as he’d pretended to fall—a soiled trick by way of any common, yet an unforgivable breech of honor to an orc warrior. Ghaji attempted to shut his eyes and circumvent his face, yet he was once too gradual. Bits of dust and dirt struck him and bought in his eyes. He swung his awl in a sideways determine 8 in entrance of him to maintain Chagai away as he blinked furiously, attempting to transparent his imaginative and prescient. Tears crammed his eyes, washing away the worst of the dust, and while his imaginative and prescient was once ultimately transparent back, Ghaji observed that Chagai was once long gone. Ghaji stopped swinging his awl, notwithstanding he didn't douse its flame. It appeared Chagai had selected to desert the struggle instead of slay Ghaji whereas he was once briefly blinded. good, good, good. It appeared that Chagai had a few small speck of honor left in the end. in spite of this, perhaps Chagai doesn’t wish you to be a simple kill, Ghaji idea. perhaps he desires to make you undergo sooner than you die. Ghaji sighed. That sounded extra just like the Chagai he remembered. With a suggestion, he extinguished the axe’s flames and tucked the weapon handle-first into his belt. Chagai wouldn’t make one other try out for him. now not this night. this night had easily been Chagai’s means of renewing their acquaintance and placing Ghaji on detect that he used to be being hunted. the true assault could come later, and Ghaji was once nearly watching for it. For the 2 of them certainly had unfinished enterprise, and it used to be long gone time that their account was once settled. Asenka puzzled if Diran had obtained her tale. She was once commander of the ocean Scorpions, now not town watch, and whereas it was once in the scope of her tasks to maintain an eye fixed out for Haaken and his team in case they determined to reason extra difficulty this night, strolling a foot patrol of Perhata’s dockside—and on my own yet—wasn’t precisely general approach. She’d again to the area of the King Prawn for one basic cause: she’d was hoping to come across Diran Bastiaan once again. nonetheless, which will whole the appearance that she was once doing her activity, she headed for the docks to envision if the Coldhearts had made port once again. Assuming they hadn’t, she might then head to the Scorpions’ dockside quarters, open a bottle of wine, and consider why she’d performed what she’d performed tonight. It wasn’t like her to teach such seen curiosity in a guy, not to mention achieve this whereas pretending she used to be performing in her respectable potential. If Baron Mahir discovered, he’d strip her of her command and assign her to scraping barnacles off fishing boats for the remainder of her lifestyles. yet Diran wasn’t simply any guy, used to be he? Haaken and his team could have been loudmouths, yet they have been as tricky as they got here. Diran and Ghaji had stood toe to toe with them with out blinking … and made the Coldhearts go into reverse. whereas Asenka have been inspired with Diran’s braveness, that by myself hadn’t stirred her curiosity within the priest.