Profit (Varonian Nights, Chapter Six)
Author: Tom Bruno
Title: Profit (Varonian Nights, Chapter Six)
Genre: Fantasy/Crossbow Noir
When in doubt, remember the Rules: 1. Numbers don’t lie, people do. 2. There is always more data. 3. The simplest explanation is the best. No matter how far Nolio got along in his life, he found himself inevitably returning to these three simple dicta that he learned on the first day of his education as a mathemagician. But whereas on most occasions they served as a comfort, as Nolio stared at the sea of numbers on his lectern the Rules seemed to openly mock him.