Among the dead
SPOILERS AHEAD! BE WARNED!
'I examine myself in the mirror for signs of decay.[…] I know it is ridiculous.[…] These are not lepers: they are merely men and women approximately dead.[…] I shudder at each bandaged hand on my arm. Still I […] wash their touch from my skin…'
'Still, I wish fervently to be rid of the taint of their touch...'
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Card drawn in Disgraced exile in the Tomb-Colonies
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