REGULAR BLOG POSTS: The snippets of Castaway Odyssey continue! Chapter 22 lets the Sergeant finally wake up, and in Chapter 23, it turns out fishing is exciting! Last two weeks: In Chapter 19, the Sergeant's down and Xander has to take charge, in Chapter 20 he has to have a serious talk with Tavana, and in Chapter 21 things seem to be getting better! Previously, in Chapter 16, the Sergeant and his charges begin the real work, in Chapter 17 they run into the first danger of the new world, and in Chapter 18, the Sergeant's in real trouble!
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Well, the Sergeant was back to consciousness if not to action...
Tavana lunged out reflexively, catching Maddox as he was almost dragged headlong into the water. The carbonan fishing pole was bent in a sharp curve, vibrating furiously even while Tavana managed to get the smaller Bird brother back on his feet.
"Got something, Tav, we got something!"
"Vraiment, that we do! Can you hold it?"
Maddox' face was set in lines of [ Continue reading... ]
Xander said the Sergeant was waking up, so why not see things from his point of view?
Campbell blinked his eyes blearily, forced them to focus. What… Oh. I'm inside my suit.
For a moment he was confused. Was I on EVA? Fixing something? What happened?
When he tried to sit up, he felt the tremendous lethargy and pain of having been still for many hours, even days, and his leg gave a dull throb despite what his nanos reported as [ Continue reading... ]