Bearing the Cross ~ Neel Anil Panicker #writephoto

Reverend Father Thomas Isaac Kuriakose held, with quivering hands, the sword’s handle, its pure leather coated edges emanating warmth that belied the otherwise gloomy thoughts surging through his troubled heart.

It’s was touted to be an Excalibur__ the very best, an exact replica of the one that adorned the walls of The Royal Museum of Ancient Artifacts, Greece.

“It’s one of a kind. Alexander the Great had used it to masterly effect to slay his innumerable enemies.”

So pronounced Roberto Pedro Konstantinos.

“Back home everyone calls me Kostas”, the ex-disciple of the septuagenarian man of God had said while unveiling the majestic silver bladed sword, the steel edges down to its hilt shimmering like a thousand stars under the harsh glares of the Alleppy summer sun.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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