If I hadn't tried to kill you in the first place, you wouldn't be a blood slave to the Dark One.
The members accidentally discovered that the fear of it had a great influence over the lawless but superstitious blacks, and soon the club expanded into a great federation of regulators, absorbing numerous local bodies that had been formed in the absence of civil law and partaking of the nature of the old English neighbourhood police and the ante-bellum slave patrol.
There was, of course, no hindrance to a man having more than one job.
He is said to have been a slave and to have been appointed king at the command of St Cuthbert, who appeared to Eadred the abbot of Carlisle in a dream.
To do this, he had to take them to a large city where there was a slave market.