By Lauren Haney
The Gods blessed Lieutenant Bak, head of the Medjay police, with a unprecedented brilliance -- that is why he's the only to whom his commander turns in a time of want. The explorer Minnakht has vanished into the enormous and cruel Egyptian desolate tract -- or even has strayed perilously with regards to Queen Maatkare Hatshepsut’s well-guarded turquoise mines -- and earlier than Bak sails north on a brand new project he's to search out the lacking guy. yet evil is touring with him and his Medjays within the caravan they accompany eastward. somebody -- or anything -- is chargeable for the unusual rash of deaths that's quickly thinning the numbers in their fellow tourists. an easy look for a lacking adventurer turns into a twisted knot of treachery and blood -- one who threatens to strangle the existence from Bak and his males and go away them buried for all eternity underneath the blistering sands.
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That’s one reason I came to him, tried to strike up a conversation. ” A PATH OF SHADOWS 47 “I’d wager a donkey and foal that a nomad took his life,” User said. ” Bak asked. ” Wensu slapped his leg with his ﬂy whisk, a habit Bak was beginning to ﬁnd exceedingly irritating. “If they didn’t slay him, they’ll certainly know who did. ” A convenient theory, Bak thought. One highly questionable if this man’s death was somehow tied to the disappearance of Minnakht. He had no reason to think it was, but experience had taught him not to trust coincidences.
Lieutenant Bak has agreed to go into the desert to search for Minnakht,” Thuty told Senna. ” Senna asked, startled. Bak was equally surprised, but should not have been. The choice of guide must have been obvious to a man as open and straightforward as the commandant. Thuty plowed ahead, allowing for no objection. ” The nomad shook his head vehemently. “Sir, I want nothing more than to take my due and go home. ” “You lost my son,” Inebny snapped, “now you’ll help Lieutenant Bak ﬁnd him. ” Senna’s eyes darted toward Bak and ﬂitted on toward the animals penned on the deck of the commander’s vessel.
He gestured toward Psuro and Kaha, drawing water from a well encircled by a waist-high stone wall built to prevent animals from fouling the precious liquid. Two donkeys were drinking from a rough-plastered stone trough, while a dozen or more waited nearby. The nomad tending them was carrying on a conversation of sorts with Kaha, who had some knowledge of several desert dialects, but was a master of none. Psuro lowered and withdrew the large red pot tied to the rope so quickly that the water had to be close to the surface.
A Path of Shadows by Lauren Haney