By Anne McCaffrey
AIVAS, the substitute Intelligence Voice deal with approach that used to be part of the unique colonists' cost, is unearthed at the Southern continent after having been buried for generations. This most up-to-date quantity within the Pern saga bargains with the reactions of a few of the lords, dragonriders, and craftsmen as they discover the influence the synthetic intelligence could have on their tradition and traditions. With its aid, F'lar, Robinton, Lessa, Menolly, and the entire different characters YAs have come to care approximately devise a dicy plan to do away with a significant risk to their setting. whereas all of the Weyrs of Pern isn't really as tight and fascinating because the previous dragonrider books, it's a well-written novel that's certain to entice McCaffrey's many lovers.
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Trucks roared by; men ran about shouting excitedly. For a minute Phillip ignored them, watching the sailor; then he roused himself long enough to tell one of the crowd to call an ambulance. He was told that one was coming. Trembling, he wiped the blood from his forehead so he could see. He bent and listened to the heartbeat again. It seemed stronger. Suddenly a groan escaped the man's lips. He was com· ing around. For a moment Phillip thought of tying him, but 47 there was no time for that. Looking up at the circle of faces, he picked out four of the calmest.
He disliked this effete naval custom. He admired brute force and cunning as qualities of leadership among men. He grew interested in the engine's removal, but he offered no advice to the men. They began to relax and once in a while cast a speculative eye in his direction. At last they started pointing their remarks to him as if they had a desire to please him so long as he kept his distance. Finally the half-naked sailor who seemed to be in charge approached. " Phi11ip took the offering and the sailor's light.
Very likely his captain, who was unquestionably a slob, had offered friendship and Phillip had spit the offer back in his face. Bruner had no sympathy for Phillip. In fact, he enjoyed the prospect of the boy's degradation. The worse it was, the better it would please him. Yes, Bruner thought as they walked toward the dining room, the cousins were vastly different. They would be interesting to watch. " and everyone but Phillip snapped to a rigid attitude of respect. Phillip looked toward the door and saw a two-star admiral, flanked by a captain of the medical corps and another officer.
All the Weyrs of Pern by Anne McCaffrey