Obrázek uživatele Blanca

Their raids now followed a pattern. Choose one of the prominent homesteads. Extend offer of cooperation. Wait for invitation (or laughter) in response. Gather a troop impressive enough, but not too threatening (two Jeeps). Pay a visit to the potential ally (target).
"You have an hour, sheikh," Mawhub gritted, his strained voice at odds with his meditative pose on the Jeep's bed.
The courtyard, minutes before filled with running people, was deserted. Occasionally there was a yelp from one hiding place or other.
Keeping the locals out the way prevented bloodshed.
Shutting them in their heads with dread was effective.


Obrázek uživatele Peggy Tail

"Shutting them in their heads with dread was effective."
- So true

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