By David Gemmell
The Goths a bloodthirsty new chief, one that sought to open the Gates of Hell: Wotan. His immortal strength stemmed from human sacrifice and darkish sorcery, and no sword may perhaps contact him. He rode the winds on a leather-winged steed, whereas his armies reduce a perilous swath around the northern kingdoms. Even death's icy hand couldn't cease them.
Only Uther Pendragon might store Britannia. to take action he needs to wield his birthright--Cunobelin's blade, the mythical Sword of Power.
But Uther was once chained in Hell, the sword misplaced in swirling Chaos. All wish lay with the warrior referred to as Revelation, with the magic of the Sipstrassi Stones, and with Anduine, a blind lady possessed of arcane powers. provided that those not likely allies united may they wish to forestall the invincible foe earlier than the realm plunged into darkness.
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Felix understood suddenly why Max hadn’t mentioned this earlier. He wouldn’t have got Gotrek in the coach. ” The elf rose, inclining his head respectfully. He was tall, and as slender as a willow branch in his flowing white robes, but there was an air of youth and nervousness about him that made him look more awkward than graceful. He had the long, haughty features of his kind, but the nervousness showed also in his cobalt-blue eyes, which flicked about the room as he spoke. “I am honoured, friends.
Felix took advantage of Euler’s distraction to roll out from under the point of his sword and stand. Euler was beside himself. ” he cried. “My panelling! ” He turned on Felix, eyes blazing. ” He thrust at Felix with his cane-sword and Felix blocked and kicked the footstool at him. ” he called. ” The Slayer swung around and started towards him. One of the fallen men tried to rise, lifting a dagger at him. Gotrek backhanded his face with his cast and kept walking. The strike sounded like a pistol shot, and Felix thought for a moment that he had shattered the man’s skull.
Euler leapt in his path, twisting the head of his cane and drawing forth a slim blade. “No, Herr Jaeger,” he said, levelling the sword-cane at Felix’s chest. Felix stepped back, then cuffed an Estalian vase off a table, right at Euler’s face. When he raised his sword to block it, Felix dived forwards and tackled him to the ground, pinning his sword arm with a knee and punching him in the face. The merchant bucked and twisted under him, surprisingly strong. “Harald! ” Euler called, struggling to get his sword free.