Peril in the Sky
“Dondun,” Turstyn said, “Are you sure you saw no further trace of him after the second collapse?”
Dondun shook his head “I waited until it was safe and I searched around once more. Akiva Akkad may have slipped out somewhere, there are so many little passages in that basement, or he may even have been captured.”
“Would he talk, I wonder?” Turstyn said, looking out over the gardens that grew behind his townhouse. “The military may resort to tortures even.”
They stood at the large closet at the back of the sitting room. Turstyn had poured them both drinks, but Dondun wasn't drinking.
Dondun shook his head “No, Akiva is a man, a true man. He wouldn't betray anyone like that. Even if he were to be...”
A burst into the room wearing a