All Rights Reserved © 2005 by Payton LeeNo part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any formor by any means, graphic, electronic, or mechanical, includingphotocopying, recording, taping, or by any information storageretrieval system, without the permission in writing from the author.Contact Payton Lee athttp://www.paytonlee.com Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Ebook authorized for free download only by Payton Lee.This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, andincidents either are the product of the author’s imagination or areused fictiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales,organizations or persons, living or dead is entirely coincidental andbeyond the intent of the author.There is one exception. It is a character named Volk. Hispersonality is based on someone I know, Dr. Phil Kane. Philcreated his own character for this book. He helped write some of Volk’s dialogue and we discussed the ending for the character together. It is at Phil’s personal request that I inform you of hisinvented Volk, the Cossack.