By David Wellington
[Read by way of Bernadette Dunne]
Laura Caxton vowed by no means to stand them back. The horror of what the vampires did is just too shut, the injuries too clean. but if Jameson Arkeley, damaged and infrequently recognizable, involves her with an unfathomable, unholy discovery, her get to the bottom of crumbles.
Arkeley leads Caxton to a tomb in Gettysburg lately excavated via a neighborhood archaeology professor. whereas the city, with its mythical position within the Civil War's worst conflict, is not any stranger to cemeteries, this one is remarkably, eerily diverse. In it lie a hundred coffins -- ninety nine of them occupied by way of vampires, who, fortunately, are lacking their hearts. yet one of many coffins is empty and smashed to items.
who's the lacking vampire? Does he have entry to the ninety nine hearts that, if put again within the our bodies in their proprietors, may possibly reanimate a complete bloodthirsty military? How did the vampires prove there, undisturbed and undiscovered for a hundred and fifty years? the reply lies in Civil conflict records that include sinister secrets and techniques in regards to the newly stumbled on coffins--secrets that Laura Caxton is ready to discover as she is thrown right into a lethal, ugly venture of saving a complete city from a mass invasion of the undead. . . .
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That they would deign, from time to time, to nibble at somebody’s neck with delicate little fangs. She grasped the edge of the nearest coffin lid. It felt like ice in her hands. She lifted and heaved and the battered old wood started to give way. “Hey! You can’t do that! ” She grunted and threw the lid back on its rusted hinges. The lid shrieked and the metal hardware snapped. With a clatter that echoed around the cavern the lid smashed to the floor. Caxton leaned over the open coffin and stared down at its contents.
She softened a little and tried greeting him again. “Nice to see you, too, Jameson,” she said, and followed him into the hotel room. 6. It was uneasy work to cross those fields. There was but little moon, & yet starlight was enough to see by. All of us had the fear, for this was the land of partisans and rangers, who would shoot a man’s back should he step away from his fellows & only long enough to heed the call of nature. At the least we could see something. Away from the line & the endless dust of marching the air was almost preternaturally clear.
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