Cries came from a cardboard carton lying near garbage cans carelessly filled with the flotsam and jetsam of nearby lives. At the bottom of the carton was a newborn, a little boy lying in a pool of afterbirth. The one who found the baby regarded all life with disdain. Yet for millennia he lusted to reign supreme over all creation. Perhaps this child would serve that end. With disgust, he took the box and baby to Ellen Smyth, a wealthy woman deeply indebted to him. He would have her adopt the child, name him Devadas and ...

Twice Chosen 2010, CrossBooks Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781615070978

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