By Graham McNeill
Censured on the Council of Nikea for his flagrant use of sorcery, Magnus the purple and his Thousand Sons Legion retreat to their homeworld of Prospero to proceed their use of the arcane arts in mystery. but if the ill-fated primarch forsees the treachery of Warmaster Horus and warns the Emperor with the very powers he was once forbidden to take advantage of, the grasp of Mankind dispatches fellow primarch Leman Russ to assault Prospero itself. yet Magnus has noticeable greater than the betrayal of Horus and the witnessed revelations will switch the destiny of his fallen Legion, and its primarch, perpetually.
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T’kar was not the most vocal; that honour belonged to Khalophis of the 6th Fellowship. Whichever viewpoint T’kar took, Khalophis would emulate more vociferously. ” countered Ahriman. “The writings of Kallista Eris are among the most insightful I have read from the Remembrancer Order. ” “You know why,” said Phosis T’kar angrily. “Half the Imperium wished us dead not so long ago. ” “They fear what they do not understand,” said Ahriman. “The primarch tells us their fear comes from ignorance. ” Phosis T’kar grunted and carved spirals in the salt with his thoughts.
Ahriman noted the venom with which his fellow captain spat the last word. Unlike Ahriman or Phosis T’kar, Hathor Maat’s skin was pale, like the smoothest marble, his golden hair like that painted on the heroic mosaics of the Athenaeum. Not a bead of sweat befouled Maat’s sculpted features. “I don’t care how they’ve done it,” said Phosis T’kar. “This place bores me. It’s been six months, and we should be making war in the Ark Reach Cluster. Lorgar’s 47th are expecting us, Russ too. ” “The primarch says we stay, so we stay,” said Ahriman.
I shall pass your message to him when he returns,” said Sobek. ” asked Lemuel. ” Sobek glared down at him, and then marched back towards his encampment. The Astartes had not answered his question, but Lemuel caught an upward flicker of Sobek’s eyes towards the mountain. ” remarked Camille. ” said Lemuel. “Some are,” pointed out Kallista, emptying water into her canteen, and managing to spill more than she transferred. “Ankhu Anen has helped us, hasn’t he? And Captain Ahriman is quite forthcoming in his remembrances.