“You want to keep track of me? The amazing new phenomenon? The ghost who breathes?”
As the black-robed executioner opened the door to Vicki’s cell, her lover looked into her eyes, and promised her every last thing he could think of.
I love you, Vicki, he said. That’s all that matters.
The hangman grabbed her shoulder, and pushed.
Somehow you managed to travel through time, and find me. Somehow, I’ll find you. No matter what happens, I will find you.
She was led from her cell, down a dark corridor, to the gallows.
Our love will transcend time, her lover cried, shouting desperately over the squeal of the waiting crowd. We are stronger than time! We are stronger than death!
The hood was placed over her head.
It was a promise, and a prayer.
I will find you!
It was the only thing she could hear, as the rope tightened around her throat.
I will find you, through the centuries, and we will be together again! Our love will never die!
And as it turns out, that is exactly what happened, so I don’t know what the hell he’s complaining about now. That’s a three-pointer if I ever saw one. That was nothing but net.
Continue reading Episode 626: The Amazing New Phenomenon