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1-Line Wednesday | October 11
“Excuse me,” the barkeep returned. “I did not mean to eavesdrop, but you are Dax, son of Vyncent?”
“How… that’s my father. How do you know that?” Dax felt himself growing numb, overtaken by curiosity.
“I have a letter for you. I’ll be right back.”
There was a wax seal on the back, but the seal had no emblem. Dax pulled out his hunting knife and in one swift motion sliced off the top of the envelope. The letter fell to the table face-up. He didn’t dare touch it, but began to read it aloud.
A young hunter, an orphan, named Dax receives a strange letter from a sender only known as “L”. What exactly is in this letter, written by a person who knew his deceased father? The answers to this question can be found out by reading The Reckless Assassin.