“Death to the Loyal” / A Memorable Fancy #032

     In our kingdom, loyalty is rewarded. In fact, strong expressions of loyalty are expected – required. The insufficiently loyal are subject to disfavor, disgrace, imprisonment. The trick, however, is not to be too loyal. Above a certain unspecified level, the king becomes suspicious. Executions follow.              [-- title after Ed Rehmus] <END> See www.terencekuch.net for a profile of the author, publications, reviews, etc.   … [Read more...]