By H. Rider Haggard
H. Rider Haggard's ongoing saga approximately speeding explorer Allan Quatermain maintains in Allan's spouse, a unique that recounts a number of the quests that Quatermain fell into whereas married to his moment spouse, an both fearless girl named Stella. The pair discovers a misplaced tribe governed over by way of a mysterious creature and studies dozens of alternative hair-raising adventures alongside the best way.
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Fu Shi-ren accepted the mission and duly left for Nanjun. Gongan’s defender failed when tried, So Wang Fu’s words were justified. The result of his journey will be told in the next chapter. 39 CHAPTER SEVENTY-SIX Xu Huang Fights a Great Battle on the Mian River Guan Yu Retreats to Maicheng in Defeat The fall of Jingzhou put Mi Fang in a quandary, and before he could decide upon any course his colleague Fu Shi-ren came to see him. Mi Fang at once welcomed him in and asked him for the reason of his visit.
This Sun Jiao was really a cousin, as he was the second son of Sun Quan’s uncle. His familiar name was Shuming. But Lu Meng objected. “My lord, if you trust me than employ me alone; if you trust Shuming, then employ him only. You 34 cannot have forgotten the conflict between Zhou Yu and Cheng Pu when they were associate commanders. Although the final decision lay with Zhou Yu, yet the other presumed upon his seniority. All ended well because Cheng Pu recognized the ability of his colleague and so supported him.
Allan's Wife (Allan Quatermain Series, Book 3) by H. Rider Haggard