Of Eskin and Trade

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How could they not know Eskin when they purported to be traders? Eskin was the speech of the peoples to the south. True, the Alsime-speaking Himen shared a fringing of land across the sea, but the Himen didn’t trade on the scale of the Eskin. Hegrea had no time to think on it; the man who’d greeted them and not understood them, now returned.

64 words written for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Purport

Another short excerpt from my work in progress, The Hare and Adder

About crispina kemp

Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales
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21 Responses to Of Eskin and Trade

  1. Sadje says:

    An intriguing excerpt!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Dale says:

    Ooohh… interesting excerpt!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Nope, Not Pam says:

    Love the teaser ☺️

    Liked by 1 person

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