A Night in the Lonesome October by Roger Zelazny

By Roger Zelazny

Jack the Ripper's devoted watchdog, Snuff, relates the shady traits of his grasp, in addition to these of a vampire, witch, demented clergyman, and others who band jointly and also are followed by means of animal familiars. Reprint. ok. PW.

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In that case, you’d think she’d have one of her own. But she doesn’t. ” We crossed the road, kept going. “I guess so,” she said. ” “And . ” “There’s a windowless room with a wide door and a niche in its far wall — which is of stone, by the way. That old place has been through a lot of changes. Anyway, the niche seemed about right to have held an altar at one time. ” “Nightwind knows about it. He came by while you were inside, and we talked. ” “. . And you were right about the vicar. ” “We did.

He’s worthless for information. Won’t trade for anything. ” “Then I’m not sure he knows where his best interests lie. ” “Don’t eat the tail. ” He chuckled again. “If you find out more about Talbot or this place, let’s talk again. Plants . . ” He spread his wings and swooped away to the south. I watched him vanish into the night. Formidable. I circled the manse again, checking at a few windows. Then I heard the back door open. I was near the front at the time, and I rushed around, concealing myself behind a tree.

There! ” “You have it! ” Something flashed through the air to rattle farther down the hill, followed by scurrying sounds. “Fair enough! ” came a lady’s voice then, from off to the left. ” said the second man. ” “Done! ” “Got it! ” came a deep masculine voice with a Hungarian accent, from somewhere far to the right. There followed a minute’s silence. Then, “I’ve some mashed ones here! ” “Perhaps they’ll do. ” Something white and rattling flashed through the starlit air. “Yes. I can work with these.

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