The Quest for Paradise (Chapter Five - The Fall, page 1 of 13)


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I filled my cup full of hot chocolate. The speakers had announced five minutes ago that we were but 5 minutes away from our destination. I'd taken the warning for what it was and risen from my seat to get a drink of something warm and fortifying for who knew what lay ahead.

The sound of someone clearing their throat had me glance up to witness an older gentleman who'd just poured himself a cup of coffee. He'd obviously been trying to get my attention, but I wondered for what reason. When I had walked in search of this amenity station all those I had passed along the way had gone deathly silent and viewed me almost as a plague of some kind.

"That was quite the talk you did. I…… well, I find myself rather shook up over it all. You made some very well-reasoned points, which I admit I'm struggling to counter."

"The evidence is all there and there's far more than what I alluded too. I lied about nothing."

"No, I don't think you did. One thing in particular does puzzle me and that is, why are we here? I mean, I know what they said, but it's been my experience that big brother rarely tells the pawns the true way of things, which would seem quite exemplified today, if in fact, you are correct and that my world is flat. Do you see what I mean?"

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