Masters of Everon Author:Gordon R. Dickson On Everon, their home world, maolots grew to be the size of large Terran horses; Mikey had simply never matured on Earth. Although it was eight years since Jef Robini's brother Will had sent the cub home - Will had been with the Ecological Corps at the time, overseeing the colonization of Everon - Mikey was still no bigger than a St. Bernard, an... more »d his eyes were as tightly sealed as they'd been during infancy.
Yet Jef knew the young maolot was not blind in the sense that an Earth creature would have been. He knew it because Mikey and he shared a curious sort of telepathy...a nonverbal rapport that seemed to be growing stronger as they approached their destination.
Everon, the planet of Mikey's birth - and Will Robini's death.« less