Lucifer's Eye

By Hugh B. Cave

Evil stirs within the middle of paradise.

To plantation caretaker Peter Sheldon, St. Alban is a lush Caribbean jewel...but abruptly, all isn't really what it seems.

A crime wave is sweeping the villages . . . and a mysterious eco-friendly fog is terrifying natives at the mountain paths. a gaggle of kids has vanished whereas mountaineering close to Black Rock height. the dual of 1 lacking boy lies seething with fever within the village below-dreaming of a chilly, rainy hell choked with poor eco-friendly light.

Ma Jarrett, clever within the methods of previous island magic, is commencing to think the tales of a "Devil's Pit" excessive within the mountains—and so is Peter. His personal brain has been touched via the malevolent strength within the fog, with virtually lethal effects. quickly, either will comprehend the reality at the back of the legends.

Satan is alive and good and accumulating souls for his darkish military. Ma Jarrett and Peter Sheldon needs to have the ability to forestall him—or his fury will sweep the area!

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Shall need to wear a few clothes," she acknowledged. She nonetheless wore the blue pajamas and dressing costume during which she had stepped from her room, part an entire life in the past, to discover Peter Sheldon seated the following at the nice condo veranda. "And I," Alton Preble acknowledged. He nonetheless wore his white pajamas and darkish dressing dress. "Very good. " deepest Pennock nodded as he placed his palms at the palms of his chair and driven himself to his toes. "But be quickly approximately it, either one of you. we're losing time the following. " She glanced at Alton and went to her room, understanding complete good that anything used to be taking place to her brain. yet used to be the fellow named Pennock utterly accountable? She felt the best way she had on the John Crow's Nest with Peter—as even though a few implacable strength have been taking cost of her brain and may quickly be ready to make her do whatever it wanted. Pennock hadn't been there while that occurred. one other factor. The takeover evidently wasn't entire yet—it could not be—or she wouldn't also be conscious it used to be taking place. yet all too quickly it'd be, so if she have been to go away a caution for Peter, she needs to achieve this straight away! attaining her room, she ran to a table Peter had supplied for her and snatched pencil and paper from one in every of its pigeonholes. Desperately she attempted to place her ideas down ahead of they may be pushed from her brain. yet after just a couple of phrases, the pencil fell from her arms and dropped to the ground. The paper itself fell to the ground, too, stuck up via a present of air as she became blindly to her outfits closet. yet already she had forgotten approximately it. Discarding her dressing dress and pajamas, she routinely wear slacks, blouse, and shoes and again to the veranda. Alton Preble was once already there, dressed as she was once to head anyplace inner most Paul Pennock may well lead them. doubtless ignorant of her presence, he stared on the Defence strength guy as if looking ahead to directions. They got here, these directions, with anything much like a sneer. "All instantaneously. persist with me, the 2 of you, and do not hassle speaking to one another. there is not anything you could say that may swap any of this, so simply settle for it. " With that, the guy who had pretended to be what he was once now not, fooling Peter Sheldon and maybe even his personal sergeant, grew to become and walked alongside the veranda to the stairs prime all the way down to the nice apartment yard—so convinced that they had to obey him that he didn't even hassle to look again at them. on the Cedar Ridge police put up, Peter lingered in simple terms lengthy adequate to be certain the sergeant had made touch along with his superiors and wouldn't have to be pushed to a couple different mobilephone. The island's rural mobilephone provider might by no means be taken with no consideration. once he heard Wray start to repeat the tale of what had occurred within the mountains, he nodded to the corporal on the table and moved quickly again out to the Armadale jeep. Wray wouldn't go back to the good apartment, they'd made up our minds. For some time, no less than, he should still remain on the subject of the telephone. The little mountain village was once simply stirring from sleep. Mangy canine yawned themselves into their daylong look for nutrients.

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