Thursday, October 19, 2006
"Blood-curdling..." -- Part 21
"Whatever," said Haggis dejectedly. "I will take what I can get."
"You always have," Devorah replied. "You have always rolled slipshod over everyone in your way to take what you wanted."
"Must you always moralize?" Haggis retorted angrily.
"I agree, it's rather pointless to moralize to one who has no morals."
"Oh, like I'm the only one."
"No, you are quite correct," said Devorah. "You are following in the footsteps of Lilith and Delilah, Hecate and Medusa. Why, I daresay that you will someday be Queen of the Damned."
"Better than queen of nothing," Haggis One L'mar retorted.
"Is it? Have a care of your blasphemies, L'mar. One of these days, they will return to you twofold."