By Poul Anderson
But responsibility calls, so it really is again to the spaceways for the main dependent distinctive Agent is 100 famous person systems--straight into the well-laid plans of his lifelong enemy Aycharaych.
Win or lose, although, the lengthy evening of human civilization is coming and Flandry is aware it. what percentage extra battles can he stand to win in a wasting reason? and the way many planets will die meanwhile?
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Hm. I'm not really. He pampers with a heavy hand. So I avoid the court as much as politeness allows. This indefinite furlough I'm on--nobody but him would dare call me back to duty, unless I grow bored and request assignment--that's the only important privilege I've taken. " Flandry had spoken lightly in half a hope of getting a similar response. They had bantered throughout their month-long jaunt, whether on a breakneck hike in the Great Rift of Mars or gambling in a miners' dive in Low Venusberg, running the rings of Saturn or dining in elegance beneath its loveliness on Iapetus with two ladies expert and expensive.
No, let them work. " Does she talk like that because she's afraid of her bracelet? Kossara wondered. Surely, oh, surely we can complain a little among ourselves! " she asked. "Personal services," the woman said. "Many kinds. Or ... well, economics. " "You sound educated," Kossara remarked. The woman sighed. "I was, once. Till I killed my husband. That meant a life term like yours, dear. " A sort of energy blossomed in look and tone. "How grateful I am! I was a murderess, do you hear, a murderess.
Or even for life? It would have been good to help young Dominic grow. He sighed, twisted about in his lounger till he found a comfortable knees-aloft position, drew on his cigar and watched the view. Beneath him, shadowy land plunged to a bay and, beyond, the vast metallic sheet of a calm Pacific. A breeze blew cool, scented with roses and Buddha's cup. Overhead, stars twinkled forth in a sky that ranged from amethyst to silver-blue. A pair of contrails in the west caught the last glow of a sunken sun.
A Knight of Ghosts and Shadows by Poul Anderson