By William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone
Born and bred within the Texas Pandhandle city of Comanche Crossing, William "Wild Bill" Longley gunned down a dozen of its males in chilly blood earlier than he acquired round to the sheriff and deputy--so he might take over the activity himself. Then he stumbled on the suitable sidekick in a vicious occupation legal named Booker Tate. along with his remorseless center set on a gorgeous younger lady, Wild invoice and Booker take the entire city hostage till the younger girl consents to marry a guy she despises.
That's while a cold-eyed stranger involves city with a lifeless guy strapped to his saddle. In a city the place violence and homicide rule the day, a terrifying conflict is set to explode--between ruthless Wild invoice Longley and a bounty hunter named Tam Sullivan, who's performed numerous killing of his own...
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On the tenth day of the fourth month of Chòtoku 1, Regent Michitaka passed away at the relatively young age of fortythree. It was only natural that Korechika, who earlier had been commissioned by the emperor to act in Michitaka’s stead as regent during the latter’s illness, should desire to maintain a grip on the reins of power and succeed to the position of regent, just as his father had wished. For his young age, Korechika excelled in learning and ability and was, moreover, of a handsome appearance.
Her attendants fled, and as she was about to be kidnapped, she was rescued by Yukikuni who, as luck would have it, was passing by. Following the description of this episode, A Tale of False Fortunes notes: 52 c A Tale of False Fortunes However, this too had something about it that bespoke Michinaga’s cunning. Yukikuni was a handsome young man with a strong constitution, and Michinaga often gave him charge of tasks, saying that he was the surest among the Imperial Police to accomplish an assignment.
As recorded in A Tale of False Fortunes, Toyome’s words to Kaneie at that time were as follows: I am truly grateful that Your Lordship should grant the request of one so inept as I, and that you are willing to take Ayame into your service. Ayame is now fifteen years old, and her younger sister Kureha is only twelve. When Kureha is a few years older, I hope that she too might attend His Lordship’s wife. If I can entrust my daughters to His Lordship, I shall have no worry about their future. But I should like to make just one request: I do not want them to work as mediums.
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