The Book of Rahl – Chapter 35

The Book of Rahl – Chapter 35   “YOU WHAT!?!?!?”             I winced slightly at Lord Hethrir’s outburst – so loud was it that I was sure that I heard echoes if it bouncing about the halls of the Emperor’s Retreat – a suspicion that was confirmed when a stormtrooper peeked around the corner to make sure I wasn’t throttling one of Palpatine’s chief lieutenants.             “I said,” repeating myself as softly and calmly as I could, “that we’ve abandoned our position on Talus.”             I could see the older man across the desk from...