The Knife of Narcissus Parts 1-2
The Knife of Narcissus
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Lucius Sentius, along with most people in the city of Rome, assumes that the debauched days of Nero are behind them now that Rome has settled down under a sober new ruler, Vespasian. Lucius may be only the son of a merchant, but his newly arranged marriage to an older widow will bring powerful connections and an enviable life. If he keeps himself on a respectable path.
The upcoming marriage seems impossible when he discovers that his heart lies somewhere not at all respectable: his lifelong friend Trio, the reserved and serious son of one of the most reserved and pious families in the city.
As Lucius is pushed along the course of duty to family, to his promised spouse, and to Rome itself, he begins to see under the surface of his city, into a net of intrigues, manipulation, and corruption that can carry him upward in status and power...or destroy both him and the people he loves.
A serial novel in 7 parts, The Knife of Narcissus will be released biweekly, then as a complete novel for Saturnalia (mid-December) 2014.
- Category: Erotic Romance
- Published: Aug 24, 2014
- Publisher: Carolyne Chand
- Seller: Smashwords, Inc.
- Print Length: 166 Pages
- Language: English