As they travel further away from their "family", as if the Underworld was punishing them for their lack of devotion to the roots of evil, the Squamata nomads lose part of their natural strength and martial abilities, in exchange for a sharper and more independent mind. Quintus told me that this price was a small one to pay compared with their possibility of redemption. A damned escaping from Hell by achieving redemption, now that would be interesting!
I questioned my friend Malik ibn Youssouf about this, jokingly remarking that I could see many similarities between the Saracen’s quest and the insane desire for paradise of the Squamata nomads. Strangely enough, for once, he did not laugh.
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