Sanctuary Hill Part 1SANCTUARY HILL
The old beat up blue Volkswagen took the last curve a little too fast and the wheels squealed, as the driver desperately fought to control the car. After running the tires on the shoulder for about thirty feet, he managed to get the machine back under control. In the front seat beside him, his wife, the strain eating through her control said, "John, slow down! It won't do us any good to wreck before we get there." John Sabin nodded, and slowed the car slightly. He looked out the windscreen at the lowering landscape under the fast moving squall line with one eye shut, and tried to keep the brim of his hat low enough to the western horizon that if there was another nuclear fireball, he wouldn't be totally blinded.
For John and his family were running, running for the only sanctuary that he knew of to escape the fast moving cloud of fallout particles from what he assumed had been New York City. He knew from his army training that he had perhaps a half an
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In Memory of Elizabeth
A Great Mouse Detective Fanfic
by Ethel Grimes
Disclaimer: The Great Mouse Detective and Main Characters are copyrighted by The Walt Disney Co. and the Estate of Eve Titus. In Memory of Elizabeth and its characters are copyrighted 1999 by Ethel M. Grimes. Please do not use this story or its characters in any manner without the express written permission of the author.
Artwork for Chapter 1 courtesy and copyright of LePipsqueak. Please respect her copyright, too.
Late one autumn evening, Basil the mouse detective sat leafing through his case book. It was something he did quite often, since he enjoyed reminiscing about his past crime-solving exploits. And, as usual, he was sitting in his big red leather chair before a cozy fire, with some hot tea near at hand. But this time, none of that was cheering