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Hallmyer sipped and then spat in his face. The water felt warm. "Keep crawling,"
said Hallmyer bitterly. "Crawl round and round the face of the Earth. You'll find
nothing but dust and ashes — " He emptied the goblet on the ground before
From the envelope Derelict withdrew a dollar bill and handed it to Mr. Aquila. "
Jeffrey Halsyon's latest," he said. With a fine pen and carbon ink, a cunning hand
had drawn another portrait over the face of George Washington on the dollar bill.
The artist at once subsided and suffered himself to be led to a couch, where
Aquila cleansed the ink from his face and hands. "Better, eh?" Mr. Aquila
chuckled. "Non habit-forming. God damn. Drinks now called for." He filled a shot
glass from a ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
Some of these tales have been anthologized time and again, but all are worth reading. Some are twisty fables akin to episodes of Twilight Zone, others are extended jokes, and a few are prescient ... Read full review
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You'd be better off with another Bester collection though this has many good stories. I'll mention stories not found in Bester's Starlight collection. “The Roller Coaster” -- This creepy story reminds ... Read full review
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