The Honored Prophet

Published: 1954
Language: English
Wordcount: 3,676 / 18 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 55
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 800
Added to site: 2010.05.11
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The black dwarf sun sent its assassin on a mission which was calculated to erase the threat to its existence. But prophesies run in strange patterns and, sometimes, an act of evasion becomes an act of fulfillment....

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2013.09.03
Paulo Respighi
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A strangely written story of a planet with a predicting machine. Because of a prediction, an assassin is sent to kill an Earth scientist.

Details are only vaguely described: A man is walking down the road (no other details about him), two men are killed (no other details.) The story has a nice twist at the end, but seemed like a puppet show--no one has much characterization, they behave the way they're supposed to.


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