SHAMBLEAU

by Catherine L. Moore. Originally Published in Weird Tales November 1933. Northwest Smith finds that even on strange planets inhabiting the spaceways, love is the most dangerous thing! Shambleau! Ha . . . Shambleau!" The wild hysteria of the mob rocketed from wall to wall of Lakkdarol's narrow streets and the storming of heavy boots over the slag-red pavement made an ominous undernote to that swelling bay, "Shambleau! Shambleau!" Northwest Smith heard it coming and stepped into the nearest doorway, laying a wary hand on his heat-gun's grip, and his colorless eyes narrowed. Strange sounds were Continue reading