Subject: Re: [PW!] The Weather Over the Long Term Date: Sun, 20 Oct 2002 13:42:00 +0000 (UTC) From: "Steffan Alun" <> Organization: BT Openworld Newsgroups: "Adrian Tymes" <> wrote in message > > "I don't know what you are, but you have two options. You can either > > kill me now, or you can help me find my boss. If you choose the latter, get > > in the car." > > > > Mike climbed into the driving seat and slammed the door behind him. He > > hoped for his life that his gambit would work. > > "I have a third option." Doppler - Dee was beginning to slumber, as his > danger sense spiked - picked up the car with both hands, and held it up > so he was looking in window behind the driver's door to try to make sure > the human could not open the door in his face. "I can get an > explanation from you as to what all this is about. I thought I heard > running just before I transformed, and I don't smell any gunsmoke from > you, so I'm guessing someone else shot me. You wouldn't happen to know > who and why, and where they would be headed, hmm?" "I can't tell you where he's headed," said Mike. "What I CAN tell you is that he's my boss, Ralph Harrison. This is my car, which he technically stole from me. He was involved in a hi-jacking yesterday, and I need to find him so he can defend himself. I have no idea why he shot you, but I promise that he's completely innocent. I should know - I've worked with him for over two years." Mike looked closer at the sight through the window. He needed to find Mr Harrison quickly, and this person - or whatever he was - looked like he could take care of any job with ease. Persuading him to do so was another matter entirely. "Please, sir, whatever you are - we have to hurry. I have no idea where he'll go. Make a choice now so I can at least say I tried. TBC? > > I think Mike would make a better partner for Doppler; all partnerships need > > someone to be "the weird one", and the decision would be hard to make for > > Doppler and Mr Harrison. > > > [NS: Partnership? No, Doppler was thinking more like "lunch". Only at > midnight. Eh, you get the idea. Though, expect Doppler to be resistant > to extended adventure: he has Marcia to worry about now.] I think Mike and Doppler would be quite suitable as a temporary partnership, though. Doppler has been fighting against the fact that Pokémon blindly obey any trainer, and Mike is almost obsessed with taking care of Mr Harrison - showing a Pokémonesque loyalty to his boss. -- Steffan A large collection of plagarism: