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It required an audience of them, at which, I assured them, I intended before
witnesses to turn a crone (Lellih) into a girl. It seemed too fine a stroke to miss,
since her gods had set her in my hand. I no longer wondered if I could do it.
Moment by ...
I felt the flood sear from me into Lellih under my hands, bright as a bursting sun.
Not intending it, unguarded, I glimpsed her brain, the squawking crows in -their
mind attics, the dusty cerebral mansion of an old woman's soul. Then the light
Lellih smiled, and cold fingers walked on my shoulders. She was indeed
beautiful, this girl I had re-created out of senile flesh. Too beautiful, remembering
what had gone before, that pristine primal alabaster countenance, unmarked as a
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing
This is the final book of a trilogy that started in Birthgrave, Lee's first novel. That one was a phantasmagorical journey of a woman without any memory of herself through a landscape with that pulp ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - t1bnotown - LibraryThing
How creepy is this- I took a nap about thirty pages before the ending, and during the nap, I dreamed the key component to the ending- namely, who Ressavan was. The book was slow- there were a lot of ... Read full review