By Anne Rice
It’s the current day. Toby O’Dare—aka fortunate the Fox—is a freelance killer of underground reputation on task to kill as soon as again. He’s a soulless soul, a lifeless guy walking.
His nightmarish global of lone and deadly missions is disrupted whilst a mysterious stranger, a seraph, deals him an opportunity to avoid wasting instead of ruin lives.
O’Dare, who in the past dreamt of being a clergyman, seizes his probability. Now he's carried again in the course of the a while to thirteenth-century England, to darkish nation-states the place accusations of formality homicide were made opposed to Jews, the place childrens without notice die or disappear.
In this primitive surroundings, O’Dare starts off his perilous quest for salvation, a trip of probability and flight, loyalty and betrayal, selflessness and love.
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Many idle flitting phantasies Traverse my indolent and passive brain As wild and various, as the random gales That swell or flutter on this subject Lute! And what if all of animated nature Be but organic Harps diversly fram’d, That tremble into thought, as o’er them sweeps Plastic and vast, one intellectual Breeze, At once the Soul of each, and God of all? His religious concerns cause him to reject such extreme speculations, however; indeed, he is shortly to claim that he has withdrawn from political and radical activity altogether.
I began then to ask myself, what proof I had of the outward existence of any thing? . 2 A Religion of Life? During the years after he settled in Bristol Coleridge not only busied himself with religious and philosophical studies, but also began to feel his way as a poet of nature. His most successful venture in this field, the poem ‘The Eolian Harp’, composed at the time of his marriage and celebrating a visit to the honeymoon cottage which he shared with Sara Coleridge, begins with an effective early attempt at nature-description: 1 .
His most successful venture in this field, the poem ‘The Eolian Harp’, composed at the time of his marriage and celebrating a visit to the honeymoon cottage which he shared with Sara Coleridge, begins with an effective early attempt at nature-description: 1 . . ) And watch the clouds, that late were rich with light, Slow sad’ning round, and mark the star of eve SereneIy brilliant (such should Wisdom be) Shine opposite! How exquisite the scents Snatch’d from yon bean-field! and the world so hush’d!