........................................................

Readers of the first Range Patrol story will recall "rights of speech" as something mentioned by Annabelle Ketterling (Snowdrop). This is an example of that custom in action -- S'nay is not permitted to speak in Felicity's presence unless she permits it. This would be the sort of construct one might find in an agonistic society.


Chapter Jump
A Hand Across Boundaries 1 Surprises 13-15
A Sporting Scheme 2-3 A Tale and a Battle 16-18
The Selalighi and the Stranger 4-5 Balcony Discussion 19-20
In Recoveries 6-9 Von Lucre's Gambit 21-22
Impact10-12 ST #1 "Insider"

Page 1