Book – Heretic: The Life And Death Of Akhenaten

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Akhenaten was reclining in a chair as Aye spoke to him. “Forgive me for being blunt, Sire, but the situation in Mitanni is urgent and calls for our immediate attention.” The Pharaoh responded with sarcasm. “Isn’t every situation urgent?” The vizier refrained from showing his frustration, save for a slight clenching of his jaw. “That is our duty— to protect and secure Egypt and its holdings— as it was your father’s.” Akhenaten slammed a heavy goblet on the table, eyes burning fiercely, startling the servants who stood nearby. “Do not…read more