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Masque of the Red Death: Poe's plagues - Novel Novice
In Bethany Griffin’s rendition of Masque of the Red Death, the citizens of Prince Prospero’s kingdom are plagued by a mysterious “Weeping Sickness” that’s decimated the population. Survivors must wear specially crafted masques that filter out the contagion, and even then, their breath and blood must be tested before entering certain establishments. No one is safe. It isn’t …