One Year Later…
Mr. Prescott walked up to the sheds at Suddery. He had called what was left of his fleet.
“Engines, it has been one year since the loss of our #4, and the unfortunate folks onboard of the train.”
He paused and looked up. Adam, Colin, Lily, and Mark looked at him with sad faces. No, not even an engine as troublesome as Billy deserved to die, especially when he took the lives of innocent victims along with him.
“It’s come to my attention that you need help here. I’ve contacted the same factory from the Mainland that built Billy, and they have agreed to send over another tank engine to replace Billy as our new #4. His name is Charlie, and he shall be here tomorrow. In the meantime, we will be having an addition engine joining our fleet. Flora has been purchased from the Scrapyard, and will be arriving today. She will become our #6 engine!”
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