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She gathered in her right hand the strands of the fishing net stretched
inconspicuously over the deck. "Who does your laundry?" she said, getting up
slowly. She hated personal uncleanliness. Edarra rose to one side of her. "You
will," said the ...
She looked at the table, then at her hands. "Ah!" he said, sighing again, pouring
out a glassful and gulping it, drumming the glass on the table. He shook his head.
He held out his arms and she circled the table carefully, taking his hands, ...
This one stumbled away, dropped the mirror, fell over the table (she passed her
hand over her eyes) and grasped — more by feeling than by sight — the handle
of the sword he had given her, thirty or forty — or was it seventy? — years before.
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Alyx is the hero of these five tales. She is fearless, determined, amoral, a complex character. No man can detain her. In the earlier stories she is Alyx the Pickpocket or Alyx the Murderer; later she ... Read full review
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The Adventures of Alyx is a collection of four short stories and a novella. The first three short stories follow a small-time tough named Alyx on a series of typical fantasy adventures. Alyx is an ... Read full review
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