By Stephen R. Lawhead
In a forgotten age of darkness a powerful king arose to mild the world.
They referred to as him not worthy to rule—a lowborn, callow boy, Uther's bastard. yet his coming were foretold within the songs of the bard Taliesin. He had discovered the makes use of of energy from his consultant and protector, Merlin. He used to be Arthur, Pendragon of the Island of the Mighty—who could upward push to mythical greatness in a Britain torn by way of violence, greed and battle; the Lord of summer season who might bring in an excellent reign of peace and prosperity… and whose noble, trusting center will be damaged through treachery.
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He saluted Arnaud with the sulfurous barrel of the pistol, and kicked the horse and cantered around the corner of the house toward the mouth of the green allée. Chapter Two THE WHITEMEN BELIEVE that everything is a story. In their world that may be so. I will never live there. What men may do is flat like a road and goes along the skin of the world but because it does not begin in one place or end in another it is not a road at all. At the crossroads is where we must always meet but the other road does not lie on the earth.
Heureux,” the doctor said, and bowed. ” “Please to enter,” Arnaud said, indicating the open door with his cane. As the doctor passed through, another domestic relieved him of his saddlebags and carried them away through another doorway at the rear of the large central room. It was dim within, the oilpaper over the windows admitting little of the fading light. “In perhaps one hour we will go to table,” Arnaud said. Standing at the outer doorway, he swatted his thigh with the cane. ” “Yes,” said Doctor Hébert.
As the doctor passed through, another domestic relieved him of his saddlebags and carried them away through another doorway at the rear of the large central room. It was dim within, the oilpaper over the windows admitting little of the fading light. “In perhaps one hour we will go to table,” Arnaud said. Standing at the outer doorway, he swatted his thigh with the cane. ” “Yes,” said Doctor Hébert. ” “Immediately,” Arnaud said, slapping himself once more with the cane as he turned farther out onto the gallery.
Arthur (The Pendragon Cycle, Book 3) by Stephen R. Lawhead