Lydia moved closer to the door. Joe had locked her up in this room, which was so small she could barely move, for 2 days now. She had a lot of spare time, so she often listened to the many debates between people that were living in the tower. For some reason, many took place in the room next to hers. However, she was never able to hear the voice of neither Maximus nor Bob. She could only hear voices she was unable to identify.
“Teddy’s gonna pay us more than ‘ny of us may be able to imagine fo’ that girl.”
“Are ya sure blackmailing the guy is a good idea? He could see it as a threat and send that army of his after us, and they ain’t gonna spare no one! Not even the kids!”
“He ain’t able to do any of that! The Mastotte can use it and turn the people against ‘im!”
“I doubt ‘dat. We ain’t got no sympathy amongst the people nor Mastotte, we're outcasts! And what about Romain!? He is the only reason th