Episode 2: 22 Minutes UndergroundIt was, perhaps, a good thing that the sound of the train pulling out of the subway was so loud. It conveniently drowned out the startlingly loud expletives coming from Lor DeVille as she chased after it, leaping down the last few steps of the escalator and rushing down the platform, banging once on a receding train door before watching as it twisted off into the darkness of the tunnel.
She cursed once more, frustrated, loudly, and gleamed some small satisfaction as the syllable reverberated around the underground platform. After listening to it echo off in the distance, as if chasing the train, she turned and started trudging back down the platform to where her husband stood waiting, a vaguely amused look on his face.
"Did you really think that was going to work?" he asked, shrugging off his coat and taking a seat on the bench nearest the escalator. "I mean, sure, the driver might have heard you, but – "
"Shut up," she suggested, slumping down next to him. "Like you've