By Mary Stewart
Vanessa March by no means inspiration to seem for her lacking husband in Vienna -- until eventually she observed him in a newsreelshot there on the scene of a dangerous fireplace. yet her hunt for solutions in basic terms results in extra sinister questionsin a mysterious international of gorgeous horses.
And what waits for Vanessa within the shadowsis extra terrifying thananything she has ever encountered.
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He uncoiled his length from the arm of the chair and stood up. He was half a head taller than I was. He looked down at me, suddenly shy. "I was an awful ass this morning. " "That makes two of us," I said, reaching in the wardrobe for my coat.
He grinned. "If I know anything about it, I'll still be here. But one can go into the stables any time and see them there, and I believe you can get to the training sessions and see the work actually going on. " He glanced away out of his window. " I looked thoughtfully at his averted profile. Here was yet another change. Now that he was launched on something that appealed to him, that genuinely mattered, his voice and manner had lost the remaining touches of awkward youth. This was a young man talking about his subject with the air of knowing far more about it than he was bothering to impart.
Where do they get their names? " "They all come from six original stallions. " He hesitated, flushed, and then said flatly: "I'm going to get a job there if they'll have me. " asked Tim. " After his last bombshell, I had not felt called upon to make, or even capable of offering, any comment, and a pause had ensued, during which the flight hostess announced in German and English that we were approaching Vienna, and would we kindly fasten our seat belts and extinguish our cigarettes. We dropped out of cloud, and-it seemed close below us now-flat, cropped stubble fields of Austria unrolled and tilted.
Airs Above the Ground by Mary Stewart