Chapter Fifteen

Only Forward

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The old man nodded derisively. His yellowed t-shirt, a sleeveless wifebeater, cast sharp contrast with his car’s opulence but also with his obvious age. His sleepy passenger was decked just as incongruously in a faux leather jacket nearly as glossy black as the open convertible whose motor purred like a fed feline considering a playful pounce.

“Just move along. Silence! Move! Move! Look forward. Follow commands. Help me watch out for you. Go. Go quickly! Don’t slow the line! Be wise. Be intelligent! Move! Help me help you. Stay silent. Just go. Look forward. Move! Stay in line! Quietly! Quickly! Look forward only. Move! Believe me! Only forward. Just go.”



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The old man nodded derisively. His yellowed t-shirt, a sleeveless wifebeater, cast sharp contrast with his car’s opulence but also with his obvious age. His sleepy passenger was decked just as incongruously in a faux leather jacket nearly as glossy black as the open convertible whose motor purred like a fed feline considering a playful pounce.

“Just move along. Silence! Move! Move! Look forward. Follow commands. Help me watch out for you. Go. Go quickly! Don’t slow the line! Be wise. Be intelligent! Move! Help me help you. Stay silent. Just go. Look forward. Move! Stay in line! Quietly! Quickly! Look forward only. Move! Believe me! Only forward. Just go.”