By Alan Dean Foster
Observed via his trustworthy minidrag Pip and a such a lot not easy alien known as Abalamahalamatandra -- Ab for brief -- Flinx set out for Alaspin, the ruggedly primitive homeworld of his flying snake.There he was hoping to discover the enormous guy with the gold earring who someway held the foremost to Flinx's mysterious earlier and to the unusual powers he possessed. Chasing down his background was once hassle adequate, yet Flinx did not recognize what genuine difficulty was once till he learned that the Qwarm -- a perilous murderer squad -- have been 3 steps in the back of him with a freelance to kill.But the minidrag's homeworld didn't supply safeguard and Flinx had a poor time simply staying alive ... a question advanced to no suggest measure via a collapsar already set on an unstoppable dying path around the galaxy!
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The other rode on the shoulder of the bidder who ran. " Flinx's neatly organized thoughts collapsed like a bridge whose foundation had failed. In their place turmoil reigned. So far as he knew, Pip was the only Alaspinian minidrag on Moth. If another lived on the winged world, he was sure be would have learned of it by now. Suppose Pip was the same minidrag which Mormis insisted had ridden his would-be buyer's shoulder? That implied that for Flinx to have ended up with the flying snake was a coincidence too extreme to be believed.
I'd rather not," Flinx admitted. Returning to the slave market under any circumstances was a disquieting prospect. " Rising, he nodded thankfully to the old man. " He turned to go. " Flinx turned, and winced reflexively as he caught something thrown at him. It was a small but still substantial credit chip-the same one he had given the oldster moments ago. His gaze went to the aged clerk, who could expect little more in the way of promotion or money in his lifetime. His eyes framed an unvoiced question.
It represented many, many weeks during which she would not have to entertain visitors in the room. "Describe them," the Qwarm said tightly, extending the metal. The woman licked her lips as she considered. She did not have to consider long. "Not them," she corrected. " For the first time since entering the apartment, the specter showed some emotion: surprise. " he inquired in a disbelieving, warning tone. "You are certain? " "I don't know," she insisted. "I saw only one man. Boy, maybe. He was young, less than twenty for certain," She grimaced.
Adventures of Pip and Flinx 03, End Of The Matter by Alan Dean Foster