By S. M. Stirling
Within the 10th yr of The switch, the survivors in western Oregon have realized tips on how to stay in a global with no expertise. yet a disagreement among the forces of these who could rebuild the area peacefully and the dreaded Protector, who will use no matter what ability at his command to increase his strength, threatens to plunge the total zone into open war.
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The Mentorian paused, needle in hand. “Do you wish to be wakened for the week we shall spend in each of the Proxima, Sirius and Pollux systems, sir? ” Bart wondered if the room steward had mentioned the passenger so bored with the trip that he didn’t even visit the Observation Lounge. He felt tempted—he was getting awfully tired of staring at the walls. On the other hand, he wanted very much to see the other star-systems. When he passed through them on the trip to Earth, he’d been too young to pay much attention.
And, considering what was probably at stake, Bart didn’t blame him much. He flung the Mentorian cloak down on the table. “This got me out of trouble—the hard way,” he said. “I never wore one before and I never intend to again. ” “Your father. ” Without warning, Bart lost his temper. “I don’t care whether I prove it or not! You try proving something for a change, why don’t you? If you know Rupert Steele, I don’t have to prove who I am—just take a good look at me! Or so Briscoe told me—a man who called himself T H E C O L O R S O F S PAC E | 43 Briscoe, anyway.
His own mother had been a Mentorian. ” Raynor One’s voice was harsh, and gave the impression of being loud, though it was not. ” It was the wrong thing. The Mentorian’s mouth was taut, forbidding. “Try again. ” The cold gray stare never altered. ” There was a glint in the grim eyes now, though the even, stern voice did not soften. “I never knew myself. I didn’t name it Eight Colors. ” Raynor One made a suspicious movement. “I can’t imagine why you think so,” he said guardedly. “Especially if you’ve just come in from Earth.
A Meeting at Corvallis (The Change, Book 6; Dies the Fire, Book 3) by S. M. Stirling