Graham McNeill – Sons of the Selenar (The Horus Heresy: Siege of Terra) Audiobook
Licences are not being issued, said the sergeant. Not until Stinkfoots been managed. You want to decrease, enroll. Youll have lots of fighting.
I uncommitted regarding your fight. I most likely to my ruin.
The sergeants eyes went cool. You do not want to aid your race? You don’t want to aid your brothers save their hold?
Gotrek squabble at his feet. You do not want to conserve the hold. Graham McNeill – Sons of the Selenar Audiobook Free. You want to conserve your little sky-bare surface town so you can take place marketing licences and also candle light stubs.
What did you claim? The sergeants eyes had actually gone from ice to fire in a blink.
Felix ingested and also dropped his hand to his handle. If this came to blows it would misbehave. Gotrek might discover his ruin at the hands of fellow dwarfs, or even worse, he may slaughter half the settlement.
If you saved the hold, proceeded Gotrek. Youd lose all your business. Youd need to work for a living.
Get out, stated the sergeant through clinched teeth. Prior to I throw you out. We do not want assistance from the similarity you.
As a matter of fact, stated a voice from behind him. A Slayer is just what I need.
The sergeant looked around as a white-bearded dwarf in gromril plate stepped through the door right into the rainfall, adhered to by a retinue of dwarf Hammerers. The sergeant as well as the guards admired him but he looked only at Gotrek. He had a protruding gut under a breastplate that had actually been tailor-made to accommodate it, and a round, pink face under his white beard. He appeared like a shop maintain, however the fine armour as well as the deference of the guards stated or else.
Thane Thorgrin, claimed the sergeant. I was simply removing this–.
Stand down, Sergeant Holdborn, stated the thane, then nodded to Gotrek. Your assessment of the scenario is extreme but exact, Killer. We have made money from the loss of the hold, yet much better that than desert it completely. The sale of all those candle light stubs will certainly eventually permit us to raise a military solid enough to remove the depths once and for all.
As well as at the same time you allow greenskins nest in the halls of your ancestors as well as grant licences to fools to be consumed by them.
The rotund thane grinned. I have actually typically believed that it was a lot easier for a dwarf to be uncompromising when he meant to die at his earlier possibility.
Gotrek grunted and reversed in the direction of the gates. Sickness go back to the Bretonnian. At least hes an honest thief.
Go if you wish, said Thorgrin as Felix started after the Slayer. But I can provide you one point the innkeeper cant.
Gotrek kept walking.
The lair of the White Widow, called the thane. My scouts have discovered its place.
Gotrek stopped, then reversed.
Help us defeat the greenskins, stated Thorgrin. And also I will inform you where it lives.
Where do I authorize? claimed Gotrek.
By the time Gotrek and also Felix had actually penned their names in Thorgrins publication and got his coin, as well as been told to report back to the maintain the next early morning before dawn for the thanes large push into the hold, the earlier light rain had come to be a downpour. It came right down in sheets so thick it was difficult to see greater than five paces in any type of direction, and also the seamless gutters of Skalfs Holds patched roads were swift-running streams a foot deep.
Deadgate had no patched streets or seamless gutters, as well as was consequently an overload. By the time Gotrek and also Felix had made their way down the zigzag course and travelled through the settlements eastern entrance, they were slogging with knee-high mud, and the streets had actually cleared totally, the doors and also shutters of the ramshackle inns as well as homes closed tight against the torrent. The area may have been a ghost town.
However, Felix was shocked when he started seeing ghosts. Out of the edge of his eye, he thought he saw a hooded figure hunched in the mouth of an alley to their right, yet when he looked correctly, it was gone. There was nothing but rainfall and a pile of barrels. Another figure appeared at the edge of a building, but it too disappeared when he transformed in the direction of it.
Gotrek stopped in the center of the swamped street and blazed around, peering out from under his bloated crest, which had flopped down over his one eye. We are being hunted.
Hunted. He lifted his rune axe from his back and readied it.
Just two streets to the Grail, claimed Felix, attracting his sword. Should we make a break for it?
Well need to survive them first, stated Gotrek.
Felix adhered to the Slayers stare. 5 hooded numbers were showing up out of the covering gush like spectres materialising from the ether. Unlike spectres, nevertheless, they were armed with really genuine looking swords. He listened to a dash behind him and also the scrape of steel. 4 even more were obstructing their retreat, and extra stepped from the alleys on either side.
Felix took place guard as well as increased his voice to be listened to over the rain. What do you desire?
Felix encountered out behind Gotrek and also braced for the ambushers strike. The Slayer, however, didnt delay. He roared in the direction of the charging guys, churning the mud and also swirling his axe around his head like the blade of a dwarf gyrocopter. Busy with his own aggressors, Felix didnt see what happened next, however he listened to the clang of steel meeting steel and also the ill slice of steel conference flesh, adhered to by the blares as well as gasps of butchered males, and knew Gotrek was prospering.
He, on the other hand, was in some problem. The men he faced were not great swordsmen by any stretch, yet there were a great deal of them, as well as they all had one target, while he had several. He blinked around with Karaghul and also knocked apart two blades, however 3 even more were sweeping towards him. He jerked back and also delegated avoid them, and also nearly pitched face-first into the mud as it sucked at his boots.
An intense bite of pain flared above his elbow as one of the blades nicked him, and 2 more swords stabbed for his face as he stumbled. With a determined swat, he batted them apart, then collapsed into the men that had possessed them, more by crash than style.
The first went down at the impact, but Felix clung to the second and also rotated him about, in the nick of time for him to take the blades of 2 of his comrades in the tummy. Felix shoved the gutted guy ahead, then reduced over his shoulder with Karaghul and caught one of the assassins in the neck and also the other on the back of the hand. As they staggered back, the man that had fallen tried to push himself up under Felixs feet. Felix chopped down as well as he sank into the mud, red tarnishing the brown.
The others was available in once more, more wary currently, 6 of them, and also Felix retreated, sword out, detaching his cloak with his freedom. The heavy wool was saturated with water and also made him feel as if he were being dragged down by the shoulders. He covered a few folds of it around his wrist for a buckler as well as held it bent on the side.
Come on, then, he said.
Yet the men were looking past him, faces uncertain, and when he dared a glance over his shoulder, he understood why. Among Gotreks assailants was toppling, headless, into the mud, and the bodies of 5 others floated face down in spreading swimming pools of crimson. The killer was supporting two even more, one of which was holding a bent sword in front of him and also weeping, while the various other was missing his left lower arm and holding the stump. 2 more were leaving into the rainfall.
Felix grinned savagely at the men who waited before him. Aye. And if you eliminate me, heck truly seethe.
He had to give them credit. Three of them in fact came with him once again. Felix put the leftmost one with his drenched cape, knocking him right into the centre one, after that parried the blade of the right-hand one and backhanded him across the arm.
The man stumbled away, hissing and also dropping his sword, as well as Felix switched on the various other 2, whirling his cloak in their faces and also stabbing under it. They leapt back, after that kept pulling back, gazing over his shoulder.
Felix recalled and also saw Gotrek slogging via the mud towards him, sprayed in blood, with minds dripping from the blade of his axe.
Felix cursed and also splashed after them. Quit! he called. Stand where you are! That sent you? Who is paying you?
They turned as well as ran without responding to and he splashed after them, however stumbled in the mud and mosted likely to his knees as they vanished into the rainstorm. Sons of the Selenar Audiobook Online. With a sigh he struggled to his feet and also ground back to Gotrek, who was turning the bodies of the dropped face-up in the mud and also drawing back their hoods.
Any kind of left to life?
The slayer shook his head. Those we didnt kill drowned.
Felix considered the uncovered faces of their aggressors. He recognised none of them. They were every one of the type common to Deadgate– lean, marked males that looked starving sufficient to eliminate their very own mommies for meat. Well, they were sated now.
Any type of concept that they were, or what they wanted?