A voice in the wind

Among them dwells a brooding, sinister man known only as "El Hombre," whose memory was destroyed by the brutality of the Nazis. After making his way to Lisbon, he hides on a fishing boat owned by Angelo and his brothers, which embarks shortly thereafter and carries him to the island of Guadalupe.

The demented El Hombre takes the warning as a sign to destroy the fishing boat owned by his compassionate employer Angelo. El Hombre finds her there, and as he fingers the crucifix encircling her neck, his memory begins to return. One evening, as El Hombre sits trance-like at the piano and plays a somber melody, his music drifts into the room inhabited by other refugees, Dr.

In the fog of his unhinged brain, Volny fails to remember his own name and identity, and is thus dubbed El Hombre. When the Hoffmans come looking for Marya, El Hombre retreats into the shadows.

Realizing that his act will draw the wrath of the Nazis and that his wife, Marya, will also suffer at the hands of their oppressors, Volny arranges for the Hoffmans to smuggle her out of the country, but before he can escape himself, he is captured and subjected to unspeakable violence, which deranges him.

En route to a concentration camp, Volny overpowers his guards and escapes. Plot[ edit ] Jan Foley Ledereran amnesiac Czech pianist, is a victim of Nazi torture for playing a banned song.

A Voice in the Wind

As the brothers argue, Luigi stabs Angelo with an ice pick. They stipulate, however, that "The Moldau," a much-loved patriotic symphony written by Bedrich Smetana, be excluded from the concert.

Living under a new identity on the island of French-governed GuadalupeJan tries to recall his past life while working for refugee smuggler Angelo Alexander Granach.

After finishing the piece, El Hombre reads a notice from the governor, warning refugees about "murder boats" that will promise them asylum in the U.

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His entreaties echo the words spoken to him by Marya at the time of their separation in Czechoslovakia, affirming her certainty that he will one day come for her. Hoffman, his wife Anna, and their invalid charge, Marya Volny. Carried away by the beauty of the music, Volny ends his concert with a four-minute paraphrase of the famed symphony.A Voice in the Wind (Mark of the Lion Book 1) - Kindle edition by Francine Rivers.

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