By J. Gregory Keyes
For Alfred Bester, "the Corps was once mom, the Corps was once father."But now, his Corps was once doomed . . .Under the ruthless command of Alfred Bester, Psi Corps's reign of terror reached unspeakable new heights--and touched off a civil conflict one of the telepaths. Corps minions fought renegade defectors--a new resistance stream decided to overthrow Bester's huge regime. however the tide used to be destined to show . . .Interstellar Alliance President John Sheridan intervenes to prevent the bloodshed as a brand new Psi Corps rises from the ashes. Its first project: to seek down and neutralize struggle criminals, participants similar to Bester himself. as soon as feared around the galaxy, the scary hunter turns into the fleeing prey--with Michael Garibaldi in scorching pursuit. Underground and at the run, Bester builds a brand new existence at the ruins of his mystery, sinister earlier. yet because the forces of justice--and vengeance--close in, he needs to confront the hell he created, make a choice from give up or survival at any fee, and get ready to make his ultimate stand . . .There is not anything as harmful as a predator who has been cornered and has not anything left to lose.The attractive finale to the recent epic trilogy that uncovers the key heritage of the Psi Corps.
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Lise dropped her voice to near inaudibility. ” “I tried to get her to go, but she wanted to see the end of the flick. Not that she made it, anyway. ” Lise nodded, closed the front door of the apartment carefully. Mary had fallen asleep with her head in his lap, her mouth slightly open. He eased his arms under her and lifted her off of the couch. She stirred, and one eye came open. “I wanna watch the rest of the movie,” she said, sleepily. “You did,” he said. “You made it, champ. ” Lise bent and planted a kiss on her four-year-old forehead.
He returned to the hotel. It had rained, so his shoes broke pastel puddles, wet canvases left by the downpour and painted by the sunset. His ships, his people, unstoppable. He trembled, with the thought of what he had been. He brought down governments, diverted rivers of destiny to fill new oceans. Without him, the Shadows would have won, destroyed all of humanity. That never seemed to come up, at the hearing. He had never seen it once in any of the gory stories about him. Sheridan knew. Sheridan the hero, the one honest man.
Jem stood in the doorway. Louise picked up a piece of charred chair leg from a pile of rubble. “Get out. ” Jem’s face spasmed with sudden pain. He looked confused. Bester frowned. Maybe he had been more tired than he thought. Maybe… But then Jem cleared his throat. “Look, ah, madame, I’m—I went too far. I’m sorry. ” “What? Don’t play with me. I’m sick of you. So help me…” She hefted the makeshift weapon. Jem withdrew a card from his pocket and held it out. “There’s eight thousand credits on that.