By Dave Galanter, Greg Brodeur
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What began as an easy provide run becomes a life-or-death fight! The team of the U.S.S. da Vinci notion they have been simply bringing mining provides to Beta Argola. yet en course they discover that the planet has been attacked -- by way of an identical more suitable forces which are now overwhelming the da Vinci!
Overmatched by way of 3 enemy vessels that may not relaxation until eventually the da Vinci is destroyed, the S.C.E. group needs to use all in their wits to determine find out how to tackle a extra robust foe. they usually need to do it quickly, as the miners on Beta Argola are fast working out of time sooner than their reactor is going critical....
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You’re already king in the Norlands, and half a legend as you stand. ” Her face was close to his, and he saw the blaze of it, the white intensity of ambition and an iron pride. ” she asked him. ” He smiled. “For strangers, we do know each other well. No. ” “The wind and the fire. One spends its strength in wandering, the other devours. But one can help the other. I made you an offer once, and you said you would not bargain unless you could look into my eyes. ” He did, and his hands upon her shoulders trembled.
She reached him, and they set their backs together. The shining ones ringed them round, many feet away across the ice, and watched the long sword and the great hungry axe, and there was something in the lissome swaying of their bodies that suggested laughter. “You fool,” said Stark. ” answered Ciara. “Oh, yes, I know about Balin. That mad girl, screaming in the palace—she told me, and you were seen from the wall, climbing to the Gates of Death. ” She did not answer that. “They won’t fight us, Stark.
Balin looked at him with deep respect. “You were a fool,” he said. “Look you. The thing is returned to Kushat. Your promise is kept. ” “Ah,” said Stark softly, “but it is mine. ” He, too, glanced at the belt. ” “Return it where it came from,” Thanis said. “My brother is a better thief than Camar. ” said Balin, with surprising force. “We will keep it, Stark and I. Whether it has power, I do not know. ” Stark said somberly, “It has power, the Talisman. ” They looked at him, startled. But a touch of awe seemed to repress their curiosity.
Star Trek: Ambush (Star Trek: Corp of Engineers, Book 11) by Dave Galanter, Greg Brodeur