By Jude Watson
The 8th e-book within the exciting sequence from the recent York occasions best-selling writer of Jedi Quest and Jedi Apprentice.
As the Empire's strength grows, rebels face a decision: provide in...or struggle. a few shape resistance on battleground planets. a few move undercover, attempting to struggle the Empire from inside. And others watch and wait.
For Ferus Olin, hatred of the Empire is own. The issues which have been closest to him were destroyed. The Jedi Order he as soon as belonged to has been decimated. And the long run isn't having a look a lot brighter...unless a real uprising may be born.
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They were color-coded, after all. In the Mohiga Valley, their skin alone sufficed as a prison uniform. About half of those who followed Darwin out onto the ice turned back before they reached Scipio. This was before they were fired upon and suffered their first casualty. One of those who went back to the prison told me that he was sickened when he realized how much murder and rape there would be when they reached the other side in just a few minutes. “I thought about all the little children fast asleep in their beds,” he said.
During a summer field exercise when Jack Patton and I were still cadets, I remember, we were asleep in a tent and the artillery opened up nearby. We awoke. Jack said to me, “They’re playing our tune, Gene. ” Before I went to work at Athena, I had seen only 3 convicts anywhere in the valley. Most people in Scipio hadn’t seen even 1. I wouldn’t have seen even 1, either, if a truck with a steel box in back hadn’t broken down at the head of the lake. I was picnicking there, near the water, with Margaret, my wife, and Mildred, my mother-in-law.
But they weren’t kids anymore. Melanie was 21, and studying mathematics at Cambridge University in England. Eugene Jr. was completing his senior year at Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts, and was 18, and had his own rock-and-roll band, and had composed maybe 100 songs by then. But Melanie would have spoiled our tableau on the beach. Like my mother until she went to Weight Watchers, she was very heavy. That must be hereditary. C. Fields. Melanie, thank goodness, was not also an alcoholic. But her brother was.
Against the Empire (Star Wars: Last of the Jedi, Book 8) by Jude Watson