He looked sourly at the circle of devilsticks, their jet-flamed pods ready to sear him if he made an improper move. These were not the devilsticks he'd ridden as a boy; these were fast and deadly, and the thrust from their rear-mounted chromaly jato housings could char a man down to the finger.
Logan and Jess managed to escape from the gypsies by stealing two of their machines They jetted over the countryside after fighting off the gang in aerial dueling.
Their machines crippled by the collisions. The last thing Logan saw before he
went down into the rapids was the faltering smoke trail of Jessica's wounded
machine layering the sky. See the