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Ellis ran a hand through his now hat-free hair. He stared hopelessly down into the blue abyss. He didn't want to believe that they had come so far just to die on a ship, and that they would be killed by the people who had saved them, no less. He cursed under his breath and pushed off the railing, trying to think of another way off the ship.
He thought about running back to get the weapons they'd been forced to abandon earlier, but when he looked over, the helicopter had already disappeared. He sighed and picked up a folding deck-chair, planning to use it as a melee weapon like Nick had done earlier. He'd just have to stall for time and hope the others would be back soon.
Ellis quickly spun around when he heard a scream. Three women were charging around the corner, and he could see why. There were two infected right on their tails. Ellis gripped the chair and put himself between the women, who didn't even bother to look back to see what he was doing or even thank