Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Chapter Twenty Eight

Chapter Twenty Eight


“That was a song that we call ‘Lament of the Love Bird’, for all you incurable romantics! Now Electric Masquerade are proud to d├ębut a new instrumental, this is ‘Alpha 99’!”

The singer rushes from the stage to the distant bar, just enough time to get there, get a pint and get back. On stage musicians who worked in beautiful harmony just moments earlier now explode into frenzied musical warfare.

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Julia summons every last ounce of sex appeal, she pouts her lips, slightly parted, as she floats towards the man in black and prepares to flirt.


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The spider sharpens his knives.



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