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The Flag Still Flies… 36

Test Subject 04-10

Up! A check of the ceiling above, anything that might allow an ape to brachiate across. A change of preconceptions to allow for the possibility of a non-human ‘other’, with all that that implied. 88 more words

Logan

The Flag Still Flies… 35

Indeed, there were footprints… but they weren’t human. Similar but more like those of a primate ape, with the large tow more like that of a thumb. 64 more words

Logan

The Flag Still Flies… 34

Test Subject 04-10

Clues enough to hint at this place’s true purpose, but perhaps more vital was its current function, and its current occupant. Sand underfoot meant footprints, provided the other walked, and so he halted and knelt, letting his eyes acclimatise more to the gloom, to discern the displacement of the grains on the ground.

Logan

The Flag Still Flies… 33

This lower floor was dark once the doors were closed behind him. The arid smell of sand permeated this place. Tezz could feel the grainy material underfoot though he couldn’t see it. 145 more words

Logan

The Flag Still Flies… 32

Test Subject 04-10

It was possible that the next strategy was entrapment, but few traps had such strident means of keeping the prey from approaching them. 88 more words

Logan

The Flag Still Flies… 31

Tezz heard a mechanical assembly and, perhaps, even an electronic or magnetic latch-lock releasing. The doors the,selves didn’t open, but the answer was clear.

Maybe he was being admitted into the spider’s lair so that round 2 could begin a fresh and anew on different terrain.

Logan

The Flag Still Flies… 30

Test Subject 04-10

The experiential – indeed, in some ways experimental- data about himself in the face of this supernatural opposition was enlightening and empowering: That he could withstand the force set against him, was stronger and more capable physically than the norm to this degree, opened up a great many possibilities for future action. 206 more words

Logan