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When most of China was in his control everyone expected him to move further south, cross over the Himalayas and invade India (Hind, at that time). " A smile played on Shiv's lips, as he knew he had played a part in saving his beautiful country's past, and in making history as we know of it today. ••• The Power of a Prayer Wlien people pray, they do it with varying degrees of intensity. It could be with hands joined in prayer in front of a stone idol or a picture, but the mind busy with the days' happenings, and words chanted automatically and meaninglessly.
Now seems to be a good time to disappear," suggested Vicky gently guiding their horse to go the same way they had come from. Expecting to be spotted any minute and chased, The Khan's Talisman • 29 the boys allowed the horse to move a little faster than a walk. There was no reaction from either of the warring party so they shifted gear to a gentle gallop. Soon they reached the outer limits of the two armies and again slowed down, still not knowing what to expect. Enemies had intercepted each other and a savage battle was on.
The Khan's Talisman by J.P.Kerawala