By Mike Reeves-Mcmillan

ISBN-10: 0473122138

ISBN-13: 9780473122133

Urban of mask is a swashbuckling event in a atmosphere resembling Shakespeare's Italy (complete with twins). within the city-state of Bonvidaeo, by means of customized and legislation all people needs to put on a masks and act in personality with it, or face civil, social and non secular consequences. Gregorius Bass is distributed to Bonvidaeo because the Envoy of Calaria, essentially to get him out from underfoot. Masked because the blameless guy, and within the corporation of his radical younger Bonvidaoan servant, Bass stumbles into secret, intrigue, heresy and homicide.

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Then – she, she is not faithful? Roi: Almost I wish to murder you where you stand for saying it, and you my friend, and what you say, I fear, is the truth. Now do you see why all the world is ill? Sam: Roiklef, I – Roi: Hold. Samat, will you swear here before me that you have not betrayed me? 36 Sam: I? I would sooner betray my arm, my neck, my vitals. I, betray you? Roi: Prove it then. Come with me to that same leech. Come on, prove it, or I prove you with my sword. Sam: Roiklef, Roiklef, you rave, my friend, you rave.

Lady: Roiklef, I had not expected you so early. [She adds a token of seduction to her mask I have said it before – have a care of my father! Roi: I care for your father no more than for the swine he most resembles. Nor care I for anything to-day, for I have found out a thing. Lady: Oh? What thing? Roi: A thing – my Lady, [crosses to her, takes her hand I have seen a leech today. Lady: I have never known you to be ill ere now. Roi: But now I am, and all is ill until I find the reason, and then ill, ill!

Well – they offered to make me a priest. " I thought that Tamas would glare at his friend for this speaking out, but he only fixed his eyes upon the table before him. "My mother said you would deny it," said Corius quietly. "Then your mother was right," he said, not quite shortly, "for I do deny it. " "I think I understand," I said. "I think she meant that a priest is not what you are made by men – or women – it is what you are. A priest is a holy man – or woman – who portrays the god. " There was a silence, then: "The Innocent Man has spoken," said Tamas, "most holy, most heretical.

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