13th Feb 2021, 11:08 AM in chapter 9

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c_rberus 13th Feb 2021, 11:08 AM edit delete
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[they finally perk up as they fall into the dark cloud, startled.]
[the figure lifts lick and dusty up; lick watches in awe.]
[a cross-section shot of the dark figure bursting up from the ice, holding lick as it moves forward. underneath the ice the water is white, the shadowy creature pushing against it as the coldness threatens its constitution.]
[lick is overcome with emotion, looking as if they might cry again.]
[they bury their face mercifully in the figure's body.]