[The First Sound Was The Bowstrings, The Snap Of Five Thousand Hemp Cords Being Tightened By Stressed Yew, And That Sound Was Like The Devil's Harpstrings Being Plucked. Then There Was The Arrow Sound, The Sigh Of Air Over Feathers, But Multiplied, So That It Was Like The Rushing Of A Wind. That Sound Diminished As Two Clouds Of Arrows, Thick As Any Flock Of Starlings, Climbed Into The Gray Sky. Hook, Reaching For Another Broadhead, Marveled At The Sight Of Five Thousand Arrows In Two Sky-shadowing Groups. The Two Storms Seemed To Hover For A Heart's Beat At The Height Of Their Trajectory, And Then The Missiles Fell. It Was Saint Crispin's Day In Picardy. For An Instant There Was Silence. Then The Arrows Struck. It Was The Sound Of Steel On Steel. A Clatter, Like Satan's Hailstorm.]

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