the smuggler’s bible


The door is wide open, which in the business is called a farmer’s invitation. Prisca never asked anyone why, probably something about barns. Anyway, she goes in alone. Like, with a gun, though. She isn’t dumb.

The professor left some lab notes on the table. Looks like a bunch of messy exclamations about a ‘breakthrough’ and ‘god banished by human science.’ In the business, they call this blatant foreshadowing.

Prisca grabs the bundle and turns just as somebody slams the door. They don’t got a name for this in the biz. It’s just scary as hell and Prisca starts blasting.