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Descendant of the Crane Descendant of the Crane by Joan He
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“What is truth? Scholars seek it. Poets write it. Good Kings pay gold to hear it. But in trying times, truth is the first thing we betray.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane
“Equality is not the natural way of the world, whispered her father's voice. It must be nurtured.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane
“Missing some people was like missing air. You did yourself no favors by wondering how you survived without them.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane
“If you want to understand a person, peer at his heart through the window of his prejudices and assumptions.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane
“This fate had chosen her. It was only now, seventeen years later, that she chose it back.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane
“Her, against a seasoned court. Her, against the tides of war. Her, against the king's assassin.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane
“No night was perfect for treason, but this one came close.”
Joan He, Descendant of the Crane