Five tales of a high-born family and their retainers struggling against the curse of vampirism.
The Dark Wanderer - Two knights escort a young woman through a forest infested with wild beasts.
Though wild beasts will be the least of their worries.
Damnation - Lady Christine D'Ang goes against her father wishes and leaves the castle in search of a young man she fallen smitten for.
Accosted by a knight she flees and by chance meets an eccentric stranger.
Outcast - Lady Lyna D'Ang lives a sheltered and privileged life at castle Perring along with her siblings. This quickly ends when darkness descends upon the castle.
Ambos Thorne - Ambos Thorne, a renowned warrior, is faced with superstitious beliefs and orders that make little sense to him. He arrives at a cross road where he has to make a choice.
James Farmer - Tired and desperate, James, a farmhand, is chasing a heavily armed group transporting a woman.
Bonus Story: Death's Given Chance - A man on his way to a funeral battles with his own dark
thoughts about life being worth living.
A chance meeting will change his life forever.
A collection of short stories of 31000 words or approx. 124 print pages altogether, set in the Man-at-Arms and Maiden-at-Arms universe.
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