LEADING MY captors, but taking no part in the capture, were Moosko,
the Ongyan, and Vilor, the Thorist spy, who had together conceived and
carried out the abduction of Duare from aboard the Sofal.
They had reached the mainland, carried there by the flying angans,
those strange winged humans of Venus. (To make the story simpler to
understand, I am abandoning the Amtorian plural prefix, "kl" or akloo,"
and am forming the plural of nouns in the regular Earth fashion—by