“Is everything ready for us inside the city?” Tamara asked, fighting to keep up.
“A team is already there and has secured the home of a zealot named Jaki’el.” He responded, exhaustion far from his voice. “He belongs to a sect of the people who believe a man from beyond the grave is coming to usher in a new era of Jark prosperity.” Canis cut a look at Tamara and scowled. “They are lunatics,” he growled. “But they will serve our purpose and provide the backbone for your proclamations.”
“What do you believe?” Tamara asked, catching a face full of dust and smoke.
He grunted. “I believe in a good death and that neither I nor Brokk has had that opportunity yet.”
–Doom Sayer by Thane Keller