12th Sep 2020, 3:17 PM in chapter 7

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c_rberus 12th Sep 2020, 3:17 PM edit delete
construction has been pretty much a constant at our house the last month so i may have a harder time getting pages up in the morning as scheduled - appreciate everyone's patience!

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[a sideview of the massive whale, its shadowy mouth gaping as the train enters.]
[the roof of the whale's mouth coming down on them.]
[lick braces, watching nervously. dusty squeezes their eyes shut, hunkering down.]
[a few seconds pass.]
[dusty hesitantly opens their eyes.
dusty: "...uh. we're not... chewed up? or squashed?"]
[the train moves along peacefully, further into the whale. the darkness of the whale's mouth deteriorates into a white nothing.]