Under the Moons of Nozittum Chapter 7Under the Moons of Nozittum Chapter 7 by leothefox
The Life Of A Slave
In a spare stone room they whipped me. The guards tied my hands to a carved post and delivered twenty lashes to punish me, their new slave, for the loss of three of their men and for aiding Trad.
“You're lucky,” said one of them. “The overlord has shown you mercy. He could easily have ordered your death.”
Streaming in my own blood and sweat, I slumped against the post and struggled to keep my composure. “Remind me to thank him.”
For my remark, the man slapped my tattered back and brought his hideous face close to mine. “You'll thank him with a life of servitude, freak.”
Next they brought me to a locked apartment where two slaves attended to my wounds. They were young men like Trad, trim, gold skinned, and dark haired. They sat me in simple round basin and sponged my wounds.
The water re-awoke the
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