Treachery, deception, death . . . A Jinju-martial-arts fighter must use every ounce of his wits, every trick to avenge his slain Jinju master.
Copyright 2011 Chris Turner
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This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in these stories are either fictitious or are used fictitiously.
I felt the nerve fumes overwhelming my resolve. Fumbling the fingers of my outstretched hand, I groped for my seek dagger, which I had dropped seconds ago.
The flickering candlelight danced over my dead master’s altar, revealing mementos, coins, pictures, old porcelain curios and trophies—but the taunting flame was hardly bright enough to pierce every shadow and niche in this out-of-the-way corner of the Temple of Sinru. My sinewy limbs, strong as iron and limber as bow string, would not heed my command.