His face was so ravaged, it was like looking at death itself. Except for the smooth, silvered part o

His face was so ravaged, it was like looking at …

His face was so ravaged, it was like looking at death itself. Except for the smooth, silvered part of it. By creeping degrees, his human hand lifted. He turned it over, showing a bloody palm. His cracked lips moved. Beloved.He could not say the word, but I knew it. So did his Fool.

Robin Hobb