Hostage Most Royal Author:Margaret Hope "I'll never manage to hit a target!" — Princess Anya was reluctant to take Zaro's pistol. She was a poor shot, and besides, even the murderous birgands surrounding their carriage were not enough to induce her to kill another person. — But this was not what Zaro had in mind. "You will hit this target, never fear, " he said. "For if I am killed a... more »nd you are left to the mercies of these savages..."
Then, putting her trembling hand around the pistol, he guided it to her mouth.« less