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By C. J. Cherryh

While the kif seized Hilfy and Tully, hani and human staff of The satisfaction of Chanur, they issued a problem Pyanfar, captain of delight, couldn't forget about, a problem that was once to take Pyanfar and her shipmates to Mkks station and right into a lethal disagreement among kif, hani, mahendo'sat, and human. And what begun as an easy rescue try quickly blossomed right into a harmful online game of interstellar politics, the place today's best friend may well turn into tomorrow's executioner, and the place methane breathers grew to become unstable wild playing cards enjoying for stakes no oxy breather might even start to understand…

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Doch nichts geschah. Es endete. Manoli atmete tief aus. War es Zufall gewesen, dass er getroffen worden war? Es musste so sein. Es konnte nicht anders sein. Und doch – wie seltsam, dass Kalmukh ausgerechnet ihn auf diese Weise gefährdet hatte ... Schweigend kletterte er weiter. Bald ist es geschafft, sagte er sich. Zwei Minuten später zog er sich mit letzter Kraft über die Kante auf das Plateau. Seine Muskeln zitterten unkontrolliert. Er ließ sich nichts anmerken – oder versuchte das zumindest – und schaute hinunter in die Tiefe.

Manoli griff in die Mulden in der Steinwand, die knapp zwei Meter hoch lagen. In andere setzte er die Füße hinein. Er fand kaum Halt, musste sein gesamtes Gewicht mit den Zehen tragen. Bei der Vorstellung, auf diese Weise bis in schwindelerregende Höhe zu steigen, drehte sich ihm der Magen um. »Hier ist hier«, zitierte er den Elften Satz der Sozialen Weisung, doch diesmal nicht, damit irgendein Topsider ihn hörte, sondern um sich selbst Mut zuzusprechen. »Jetzt ist jetzt. Bündele deine Kraft.

Jedes Tal zwischen den Erhebungen reichte im Vergleich zum vorigen stets weniger weit in die Tiefe. Als hätte sich das Omzrak-Gebirge vor Unzeiten aus dem Boden geschoben und die Umgegend wie eine Ziehharmonika zusammengestaucht. Ein seltsamer Vergleich. « Nicht sehr schmeichelhaft. Er war nicht sonderlich beliebt gewesen. Aber, ging es ihm mit einer guten Portion Galgenhumor durch den Sinn, er hatte es weiter gebracht als sie alle. Da war er sich sicher, obwohl er all seine Klassenkameraden aus den Augen verloren hatte.

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