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The Tornado Sojourns (4) – Chapter 16 – Rendezvous

The Corvette carried much more armour so the Pulsar Lasers wouldn’t be as effective even with concentrated fire and knowing the Tornado had a rear facing Plasma Cannon they were never going attack from behind so there was no surprise on the flight deck when the Corvette turned onto an attack vector that would bring them nose to nose.

Snippets of Downshire Life – Library Shelfie Day

The traditional seaside resort of Sharpington-by-Sea with its Victorian Pier, seafront hotels, crazy golf, The Palladium ballroom, well maintained gardens, promenade, theatre and illuminations, has all the usual things to have a great time by the seaside, as well as amusement arcades and of course the Sharpington Fun Park, but in addition to those attractions the town obviously benefitted from all the normal amenities, such as the Public Library.

The Tornado Sojourns (4) – Chapter 15 – Unwanted Attention

“Tower this is the Tempest Class Freighter Tornado requesting permission to depart” Zerrad said “Stand by Tornado” a voice responded and then after what seemed like an age they added “You are cleared to go, please follow vector 90 to outer marker, good luck” With the engines warmed up and clearance to depart, and with Lyris piloting and his brother Zerrad in the co-pilot seat and Asti Alegionaris looking on, the Tornado’s four vertical take-off jumper engines were engaged, and the Tempest class freighter lifted off.

Downshire Diary – (64) The Demerera Girl

Tony Ritson was the manager of Nettlefield Furniture Palace and was fast approaching his fortieth birthday and as he approached that milestone, he had lost his heart to his new assistant manager Shona Sarai, who was his junior in more than one respect because apart from being his assistant she was also 12 years younger than him.
Cherry

A habit

Passing time

Life and Times of a Priestess: Ch.11 : Dumis (Part 1 - Section 2)

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Priestess Danella is impressed with the magnificent achievements of the Prancirians in their capital city Dumis, in architecture and culture. General Ravelleon finds the Priestess more adventurous in sexual matters than his wife. This is Section 2 of this Part.

The Tornado Sojourns (4) – Chapter 14 – Grounded

When they got back to the Tornado at the space port, after the successful rescue of Merri from the abductors at the Concord Hotel, Lyris, Zerrad, Ferro and Dwyn were waiting by the ramp and Shiyne drove straight in and Zerrad closed the ramp behind them.

The Tornado Sojourns (4) – Chapter 13 – Rescue Mission

Unfortunately, the low numbers were nearest the lift, so they had to trundle the laundry cart some distance before they reached room 34 and Malena was relieved when they got there, but that was only half the job, she would have two in the trolley for the return journey.

Snippets of Downshire Life – MLK Day

When Margaret Linda Kennedy got into her car that morning in Brocklington she was feeling unusually positive, and it was the first time for several years she had felt that way, in fact it was the first time really since her divorce.

The Tornado Sojourns (4) – Chapter 12 – The Concord

Dwynwen Strong and the Tornado Crew were a discreet distance from the Concord Hotel where Merionwen was being held prisoner and exchanged ideas on the best plan to rescue her for about forty minutes before Malena and Shiyne exchanged thoughts