By Missouri Dalton
Within the cursed urban of Var Eldore, perched on a mountaintop surrounded by means of a frigid swamp, the rain by no means stops. Former excitement slave Myr lives in hiding, attempting to remain a step sooner than his captor. yet there’s extra to Myr than he realizes, and future has different plans for him. quickly, he counts squaddies, spies, nobles, and wizards between his allies. Their target is to oppose the king and those that perpetuate slavery, and struggle for the liberty in their land. As they discover secrets and techniques and conspiracies, each one extra tangled than the final, Myr additionally discovers he has precise skills to assist their cause—the Redeemers.
As the energy of the Redeemers grows, so does the variety of enemies they have to face. each one member in their alliance has his or her personal demons to conflict, and Myr needs to confront the reality approximately himself and turn into the chief they wish. along his lover Ryall and the folks who've turn into his family—as good as a few not going friends—Myr and the Redeemers needs to organize for warfare. in the event that they fall, the town within the rain will stick to.
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Except someone else—the man with the blue eyes—was in Thomas’s office with him, and Myr felt safe again. Thomas looked pleased about something. He was sitting behind his desk with a large leather bag in front of him. “Myr, this gentleman has purchased you. ” Myr had no idea what the bag contained. It had to be gold or silver, he thought. ” Thomas gestured dismissively. MYR PULLED away from the memory and thought about his first year with Ryall. He had treated Myr like glass that year, even taking a sip of that foul tea first to prove it wasn’t poison.
He’s fat and slow. ” He grabbed his friend by the arm. ” Reluctantly, Har followed him off down the alley. When the children were gone, the figure Myr had seen before returned, but he was not alone. “I think you spooked him, mommet,” Jokkul crooned, stroking the other man’s arm. His creation was identical in appearance to the man Jokkul had chained to his wall. The same build, the same eyes. It was uncanny, but closer inspection revealed a crackle of green light in his eyes. ” The creature smiled.
Myr took the precaution of dressing particularly provocatively and wearing Thomas’s favorite perfume. Myr knocked on the door, ignoring the guard in the hall corner. There were always guards these days, and they were always watching him. ” Thomas was sitting at his desk, but he was not alone. Myr glanced over at Misha, standing next to Thomas’s desk. ” Thomas looked irritated, edging toward furious, actually. ” 45 “The Guild will offer the flat rate for him,” Misha said. “I will triple Thomas’s eyes lit with greed.