By David Weber
Hounded into retirement and shame by way of political enemies, reduce to the center via the homicide of the guy she enjoyed, and bereft of self belief in herself and her talents, Captain Honor Harrington has retreated to the planet Grayson to take in her position as Steadholder whereas she attempts to heal her sour wounds.
But the People's Republic of Haven is emerging from defeat to threaten Grayson anew, and the infant Grayson army wishes her adventure desperately. it is a name Honor can't refuse, but whilst she once again accepts the obligation whose demanding situations she fears she will not meet, robust males who hate and worry the alterations she's delivered to their international are decided to opposite them. they've got a plan…and for it to be successful Honor Harrington needs to die.
Two impossible to resist forces are dashing jointly to overwhelm Grayson among them, and just one woman―uncertain of her features, weary unto loss of life, and marked for murder―stands among her followed planet and its devastation.
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Convinced, I observed them squirm. And ahead of you ask, Ma'am, i have already discovered why the shrinks did not want me out right here. They figured their checks would possibly not have stuck anything and i would lose it. " She regarded again up at Honor, and there has been a kind of wierd whimsy in her grim smile. "They may well also have been correct. there has been one time—" She broke off and shrugged. "Have you been to Masada because the career, Ma'am? " "No. " Honor shook her head. "I've thought of it, yet by no means very heavily. If there is one individual within the galaxy these lunatics quite hate, i am her, and Andrew may shoot me himself—somewhere innocuous, like an arm or a leg—to continue me out in their variety. " "That will be clever of him, Ma'am. you recognize, prior to I observed where myself, I puzzled why the dominion must have to shoulder the complete burden of occupying it. I suggest, we are stretched approach too skinny because it is, and Endicott's only a hop and a bypass from Yeltsin, so why now not permit the Graysons provide the troops? yet these people—" the manager of employees shook her head and rubbed her higher palms as though opposed to a sit back. "Is it quite that undesirable? " Honor requested quietly. "Worse," Mercedes acknowledged bleakly. "Remember after we first got here out the following? How demanding we discovered it to appreciate how Grayson girls might settle for their prestige? " Honor nodded, and Mercedes shrugged. "Compared to Graysons, Masadan girls are downright frightening. they are not even humans. they are estate . . . and 90 percentage of them appear to settle for that that is the means it is presupposed to be. " She shook her head. "Of the few who do not, part are not definite the occupation's going to final. they're too terrified to do whatever in regards to the approach they have been handled, however the ones who should not afraid are virtually worse. The murder fee on Masada doubled within the first six months of the career, and anything like two-thirds of the additional our bodies have been 'husbands'—if you could name the pigs that—who'd been murdered via their 'wives. ' a few of them have been particularly inventive, too, like Elder Simonds' other halves. The police officers by no means did locate all of his physique elements. " "Good Lord," Honor murmured, and Mercedes nodded. "It hasn't simply been constrained to girls getting inspite of 'husbands,' both. the overpowering majority of Masadans nonetheless think of their so-called faith, yet loads of those that do not have a few beautiful nasty own ratings to repay. 1 / 4 of the church elders have been murdered by means of their parishioners ahead of basic Marcel positioned the others into protecting custody . . . and that in basic terms all started the survivors howling concerning the 'oppression of the Faith'! the full position continues to be below martial legislation, basic Marcel's had a hell of a time discovering whatever equivalent to a physique of liable moderates to behave because the neighborhood executive, and nobody on this planet has any concept the way to run a nontheocratic nation. less than the situations, the mere considered setting up Grayson profession troops could spark off an explosion, and there is no means Marcel's MPs have controlled to confiscate the entire guns on this planet. " Honor leaned additional again and steepled her arms less than her chin as she frowned at her leader of employees.