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Continuum, Chapter 20

The Detour

A Tourist Point of View

 

“She’s done well. Reward her.”

“Yes, my queen.”

“And, as for you two. Next time, we won’t be so forgiving.”

 

She emerges from the stargate, wearing Lucy’s face instead of Seven’s. It’s the surface of Europa. Not hers, of course. But, one in a universe where humans haven’t foot. Technically, she’s still human.

She plants a small flag there and a note. The note reads: “I was here, first.” It’s signed “Lucy”. She bought the flag and wrote the note when she was eight years old.