Fragments Chapter 12 Page 12

left. She asks slowly and timidly: Do you think they got him?

Tommy: No way. He was actually off flying for the day, I wouldn’t be surprised if he got out of here. He always planned to get out of this place anyway so I’d say he just stayed up there and headed straight for somewhere safe.

Brian: Pity, we could use a plane right around now.

Tommy: Yeah. Would be real nice.

He nods to her and returns to his sandwich dreaming of their escape aboard Kenny’s plane. It’s growing dark and cold now. They all huddle together for warmth, sitting back to back and pulling their collars up and sleeves down around their necks and hands.