"I've told you, My name is Felix. And I'm not going on without Ken!" He laughs a little and shakes his head.
"Ken left a little while ago. Nobody knows why. And he took the lions with him. So we had to get a new set of lions. But, the show must go on, right? Now come on, the crowd is getting testy." He grabs me by the arm and drags me out of my cell. As he drags me onto the stage I hear the crowd screaming for me. Ken was better at this act than I am. He was so quick and swift. He was amazing. I can't do this by myself! I hear them chanting our names.
'Why aren't you here, Ken?' I think. He pushes me out onto the stage, grinning at me. I sit on my knees, staring out at the crowd. They want to hear me sing. Why can't he understand? I want-no need-no have to see him. What could've happened to make him want to leave? And without telling me? I stand up and stare out at the crowd. The cro