This book review was written by Eugene Kernes
Is This An Overview?
This story is told from the thoughts of the narrator, whose tongue had been cut out due to a betrayal. Written in a manner to indicate that something is wrong with the narrator. Something wrong with how the narrator thinks. The narrator wants vengeance, and recounts what the vengeance was for and how a situation enabled the narrator to take vengeance. The narrator’s loyalty is constantly being tested, and the narrator betrays. The narrator was a missionary, who had been turned through torture. Wanting vengeance against those associated with prior beliefs. But taking vengeance requires another betrayal. Who will the narrator betray?