[Taocow PBEM] The Broken Mirror of the Past - Chapter I - Where
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Fri Oct 8 11:05:41 PDT 2004
> He nods to the man, and heads secures his belongings to start the
The sea whips furiously at Arden, tossing him around and testing his
strength and skill as a climber
[Climbing Skill Roll: 78%]. Suddenly a fierce wave leaps up and catches
Arden and before he knows it,
he's tossed into the sea. Above him he sees the rope, with his
belongings dangling from it.
[Meanwhile, in the VTOL...]
> The dog boy coughs and sputters as he gets a second unwelcome
mouthful of sea water. "I think
> that's our cue to get out of here people -- Osiris, see if you can
cut Rod out of there! Frost, can
> you whip up a chunk of ice large enough for us to get onto?"
> He holsters his pistol and helps anyone he can in getting out of the
VTOL before getting himself out.
> Once she hits the water, Alex swims for the nearest land. Luckily
she can swim, and is able to move
> towards the ship.
As Alex swims towards the ship, she sees Kyle's SAMAS flying far above,
and a figure dangling from
the rope. A fierce wave comes up and for a moment she is submerged.
When she resurfaces, she sees
that the person on the rope has been swept off and is in the water.
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