Isn't It Wonderful?Perhaps the only thing unusual on this fine Autumn day--amidst the trumpeting of jovial jazz music, dancing maidens covered in rubies, and copious amounts of the finest dishes made by the finest chefs--was the blood-curdling scream of a young man who was barely twenty.Isn't It Wonderful?5 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
It was a short while after the horrifying sound ceased (and let me tell you it lasted /quite/ the while) when the tall and rather majesticifImaysay man, calmly seated in his chair, raised his palm. "I think that's about enough. He seems dead to me; don't you think, Drae?"
This was only met with the growl of a monster whose hunger was unsatisfied.
"Now, now, you mustn't damage him too much. The boy had an admirable set of lungs! Plausibly it was the best screaming I'd ever heard. So come now," the seated man waved his immense hand dismissively, "enough with the blood and the /ripping/ and the scattering of lower intestines. Take him to Medical North if you would be so kind, see if they have a use for him."
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