By F. Paul Wilson
F. Paul Wilson’s robust global battle II novel is an unforgettable saga of ardour and terror, the ravages of warfare, the soreness of betrayal, and the honour of love.
At the guts of the tale are 4 humans torn among love and honor: Matsuo Okumo, born in Japan, raised in the US, and hated in either lands; Hiroki Okumo, his brother, a contemporary samurai sworn to serve a mystery cult and the almighty Emperor; Meiko Satsuma, the lady they either love; and Frank Slater, the yank who grew to become away while Matsuo wanted him, and who now struggles to pay off his debt of honor.
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Yes! That had to be it! — — — — , — . Black Wind 33 "I do not want your decision now," Shimazu said. " Hiroki hid his frustration. Tomorrow^ He wanted to know now! But Shimazu's slow nod was a sign that they should leave him. They rose, bowed, and left the small teaching room together. >" Yajima said as they walked to the central stairway. He was heavyset, bordering on fat, with stubby fingers and the start of a belly. But he was not a jovial sort. Yajima was serious, studious, and intensely devoted to the Order.
The far edge there this big now one but I here. " Nagata nodded with pleasure. "Move around. Sit anywhere along the edge. " Matsuo tried viewing the rocks from every conceivable angle. There were nine rocks in the stony sea, but no matter where he sat, only eight were visible. Each of the nine had its turn in view as he changed position, but never more than eight were visible at any one time, no matter where he sat. " "Excellent! " Matsuo watched Nagata as he stood with his arms folded atop his potbelly and surveyed his latest addition to the Slater property.
Lord Kira's death satisfied their giri to their master; only their own deaths would satisfy chu. " The story always fascinated me for its melodrama, but I also saw it as a primer for the twists and turns of the Japanese concept of on one's accumulation of debts and obligations. Matsuo had been violated chu — — the — exposed to the patterns of on since birth, and even he wasn't completely clear on them. I was a Johnny-come-lately playing catch-up and felt I had almost no chance of grasping the full meaning.
Black Wind by F. Paul Wilson