12th Aug 2019, 9:16 AM in chapter 3

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c_rberus 12th Aug 2019, 9:16 AM edit delete

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[figures climb further up the windshield, their shadows falling on lick in the foreground.
lick: "ugh..."]
[lick stirs, looking at the wall of figures.
lick: "... dusty..."]
[they cower at first, ears back, dismayed.]
[their expression changes; they stand up, their face hardening.]
[lick, climbing out of a window in one of the passenger carts. the water splashes around just below.]
[they step out, dipping their paw in the water with a hiss.]
[lick turns their gaze toward the distant light in front of the train. figures stir in the water around them.]
[lick begins taking steps forward, moving sluggishly in the water. the figures drift alongside them, also approaching the light.]
[lick shivers, trying to swallow their fear.]