Midnight at the Well of Souls (The first book in the Well of by Jack L. Chalker
By Jack L. Chalker
Entered via 1000 unsuspected gateways -- equipped by means of a race misplaced within the clouds of time -- the planet its dwellers referred to as the good global became beings of each sort into whatever else. There spacefarer Nathan Brazil discovered himself companioned via a batman, an amorous woman centaur and a mermaid -- all as soon as as human as he.Yet Nathan Brazil's metamorphosis used to be extra terrifying than any of those...and his reminiscence used to be coming again, bringing with it the key of the good World.For on the center of the weird planet lay the aim of each being that had ever lived -- and Nathan Brazil and his comrades were...lucky?...enough to discover it!
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Feel free," he responded warmly. <1! eat here every mealtime and company is always welcome. " "I shall look forward to it," she replied, and there even seemed a bit of warmth in her flat voice—or, at least, sincerity. He wondered how genuine it was, and how much was the inbred diplomatic traits. It was the sort of comment that was guaranteed to please him. He wondered if he would ever know what went on in those insect minds. Well, he told himself, in actual fact it didn't make a damned bit of difference—he would show her around the ship and she would seem to enjoy it anyway.
So I did," he acknowledged. "Well, now's as good a time as any. " 32 They made their way from the aft lounge, along the great catwalk above the cargo. " Vardia responded. "No, very few are like that. The truth is, as you may know, I have no knowledge of the messages I carry. They are blocked and only thekey from our embassy on Coriolanus can unlock whatever I'm supposed to say. Then the information will be erased, and I will be sent home, with or without a message in return. " "Possibly something to do with the cargo," Brazil speculated as they entered the wardroom and walked through it this time and out onto another, shorter catwalk.
There was no up, no down, nothing but that dizzy sensation. And Wu Julee kept screaming. Suddenly they were lying on a flat, glassy-smooth black surface. Lights were on around them, and there seemed to be a structure—as if they were in some building, like a great warehouse. Things didn't stop spinning around for a while. They were dizzy, and sick. All but Brazil threw up into their helmets, which neatly and efficiently cleared the mess away. A professional spaceman, Brazil was the first to recover his equilibrium.