Asterix and the Black Gold (Asterix (Orion Paperback)) by Albert Uderzo

By Albert Uderzo

With no the robust potion whipped up through the Druid Getafix, Asterix and his fellow villagers might by no means have the power to struggle Caesar’s legions. Now Getafix has run wanting rock oil, a necessary aspect within the concoction. There’s not anything left to do yet have Asterix and Obelix prospect for black gold within the heart jap wasteland. however the Roman undercover agent, Dubbelosix, utilizing his awesome folding chariot and new undercover agent devices, is decided to prevent them.

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She'd heard some interesting theories that it was true in every species. Sometimes she wondered if teenagers didn't in fact become a different species for a while. She checked her watch. "Tonight, for example," she said. "The last thing we said to each other as he was on his way out to the slopes was, let's meet for dinner. He was supposed to call me, or at least leave a message at the chalet, but no. " She saw Larry's eyes shift. " He made a face like she was crazy, but he squirmed in his chair.

Sprawled flat on the ceiling now, he could just make out a blinking red light, barely bigger than a pinhead, but bright as a lighthouse in the near total darkness. The flashlight on his Uncle Jim's boat had a beacon just like it, working all the time, with or without power, always visible in an emergency. The plane shifted again, and he froze. Something about this wasn't right. And when he put the pieces of the puzzle together, his heart nearly froze in his chest. "No, it can't be," he told himself aloud.

Scott didn't know what to do. As the whole world shifted around him, and debris tumbled everywhere, he scrambled for something to grab hold of. The pilot's unspeakable screams drove him even faster. The flashlight tumbled from his hands as he grabbed for something solid enough to hold his weight, and as the beam swept past Cody Jamieson's face, Scott caught the shutter-flash glimpse of a shimmering gout of blood lurching from the pilot's nose and mouth. Now, the screams all came from Scott. Something cracked, with the sound of a pistol shot, and then the plane was falling.

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