By F. Paul Wilson
F. Paul Wilson’s robust global struggle II novel is an unforgettable saga of ardour and terror, the ravages of struggle, the ache of betrayal, and the dignity of love.
At the guts of the tale are 4 humans torn among love and honor: Matsuo Okumo, born in Japan, raised in the USA, 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 yankee who grew to become away while Matsuo wanted him, and who now struggles to pay off his debt of honor.
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You know my father only buys the best bootleg. Imported only. " Matsuo took a drink, and nodded appreciatively. " He drank again. " "We must find a way to bring Mick to justice," Matsuo said. He spoke slowly and carefully, but still could not overcome the slur in his voice. We sat in the bushes between the Japanese garden and the patio and watched the party through the arched windows of my white stucco-walled Spanish-style house. Dad had had everybody out to see his Zen garden before dinner, and now they were all in the living room.
Woman. Her Japanese accent was unfamilall she wanted was some wasabi root. He found some for her and she thanked him profusely. "She's in America now," Sachi said when the woman had gone. " "Maybe you should learn some Japanese, boss," Matsuo said with a wink. Sachi understood a smattering, but could speak vinually He and Sachi had been having this conversation for years. Each knew the other's responses by heart, but that didn't stop them from replaying it time and again. nothing of it. " your heritage.
All were robed uniformly in dark blue. Their silk masks were the only part of their apparel that distinguished one fi-om the other. But Hiroki knew many of them by the shapes of their bodies. Those without hands or feet, or legs or arms were easily recognized. So were the eyeless ones. The tongueless, earless, and noseless monks were more difficult. He wondered how he would feel standing here now in i 30 F. Paul Wilson this dark room with these deformed, mutilated holy men if he had not been coming to the temple on an almost daily basis for as long as he could remember.
Black Wind by F. Paul Wilson