The Stars My Destination
Gully Foyle, Mechanic's Mate 3rd Class, is the only survivor on his drifting, wrecked spaceship. When another space vessel, the Vorga, ignores his distress flares and sails by, Foyle becomes a man obsessed with revenge. He endures 170 days alone in deep space before finding refuge on the Sargasso Asteroid and then returning to Earth to track down the crew and owners of the Vorga. But, as he works out his murderous grudge, Foyle also uncovers a secret of momentous proportions.
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S - sorry , Gully . Sorry . I . . . " She took a breath . “ Why down ? " “ The river , the
one we hear all the time . It must be near . It probably melts off the glacier back
there . " “ The river ? " " The only sure way out . It must break out of the mountain ...
Poor Gully , ” Jisbella whispered . “ Poor darling Gully . . . " “ Not poor , " he said . “
Rich . . . soon . " “ Yes , rich and empty . You ' ve got nothing inside you , Gully
dear . . . Nothing but hatred and revenge . ” “ It ' s enough . " “ Enough for now .
Generous Gully Foyle . Be real generous , Gully . Make a run for it . Entertain me
a little . ” " Squealing like a rat ? I don ' t know how , Jiz . I ' m trained for hunting ,
nothing else . " " And I killed the tiger . Give me one satisfaction , Gully . Say you ...
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Get used to the language and keep reading. Lovely book that is the reason I read science fiction. Take it home and lose yourself in this new world. Read it and love it. Everything by Bester is fantastic.
Review: The Stars My DestinationUser Review - Bart - Goodreads
This book was published in 1956 – a time when traveling to the moon would still be science fiction for quite a few years. Many of its ideas were astonishing then and its plot of blind revenge ... Read full review