16th Jan 2021, 10:00 AM in chapter 9

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c_rberus 16th Jan 2021, 10:00 AM edit delete
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[they submerge into the dark, marginally warmer surface world once again.]
[lick, hauling dusty, paddles clumsily to the seat.]
[they pull themselves back on, collapsing again, dark water trickling from their fur.]
[they lay shivering for a second, eyes closed tight.]
[they open an eye, looking at dusty.]
[dusty themself is not visible within the glass.]
[lick touches dusty's frame with their paw. water seeps from the crack.]
[lick is wide-eyed.]
[they slump down, a black tear forming in their eye, teeth clenched.]