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By Riven Owler

After one guy makes a seven-year take care of the satan and the opposite watches his dicy delivery empire cave in, either undergo the results.  Each guy lives along with his personal burden: one a protracted curse, the opposite a crushing debt.  Their paths intertwine at a harborside lodge the place their offerings can make all of the difference.
 
Based on one of many lesser recognized Brothers Grimm fairytales, the radical explores the assumption of imprisonment and slavery, either within the genuine global and within the brain.  Touches of Irish folklore and native legend mix to create an atmospheric, undying global.  
 
Incorporating early historical past of the Northern slave exchange and colonial Irish immigration, the tale additionally explores the reciprocal dating among grasp and servant.  Though set within the deep prior, the story delves into options approximately moral wealth production that also trouble our sleek world.
 
One man's soul and one other man's livelihood grasp within the stability.  As evil forces assemble to defeat them, a definite reasonable girl has cause to hope for them either.

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