New Fiction – The Forest Kingdom





Mark Christian Quinn

And Kenzie Katherine Quinn



Chapter 1

The Gift


Kassia Kallas Qincera (the fourth of that name), Princess of Sharonle, Countess of Hadam, Second to the Living Throne of The Forest Kingdom, was standing outside her bedchamber on her balcony on a sunny late summer morning in full view of most of the residents of the castle and many inhabitants of the city.  This was not unusual, except that on this particular morning, she was naked, and screaming.

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Rubicon – In Whom We Trust

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The mighty pow’r in whom we trust, is ever to His promise just;
He makes this sacred day appear, the pledge of a propitious year

Handel, Athalia

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Rubicon – No Honesty in Men

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There’s no trust,
No faith, no honesty in men; all perjured,
All forsworn, all naught, all dissemblers.

-Romeo and Juliet, Act 3 Scene 2

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Rubicon – Caught in the Suck

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“Why is it that the bad guys get to feel like they are 100% in line with God and the rest of us are just caught in the suck?”

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Rubicon – The Truth Will Out

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Nay, indeed, if you had your eyes, you might fail of
the knowing me: it is a wise father that knows his
own child. Well, old man, I will tell you news of
your son: give me your blessing: truth will come
to light; murder cannot be hid long; a man’s son
may, but at the length truth will out.

– The Merchant of Venice

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Rubicon – Look to the Ant

Look to the ant, thou sluggard! Consider her ways and be wise,

which, having no guide, overseer or ruler,

provideth her meat in the summer and gathereth her food in the harvest.

-Proverbs 6

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