Father of Shadows – Chapter 1 – Miriel Mardahin

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She offered him a kiss. Soft and sad, and he took it because it was all he could offer.  Anna deserved that much honesty.  She deserved more than he could give her, stars over his heart or no, and he knew that, too.  So he walked away, down the street to a party he had no interest in, and a man-child he needed to guide just a little while longer.  As futures went, it was…

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Project File: Father of Shadows – Mardahin

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Nikolai Luzhin spent his entire career doing the worst things imaginable for the best possible reasons. He had rules that served him well: Never get attached, climb the ranks however you can, and never forget why they sent you.

Then he met a tiny Trojan Horse and her unexpectedly fierce protector, and for the first time, Nikolai questioned. Rules crumbled, and Nikolai’s world fell apart with them.

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