Seeds Chapter 14 Page 16

We need to move, the longer we spend here the more likely it is that more drones would come. We need to reload and get out of there.

He puts Dylan down. The boy is running out of tears, exhausted by sitting inside Belle all night wondering what he was going to do next. He must have been surprised to see Steve return. Relieved that he wasn’t left alone in the world.

Dylan: I’m ok, but we have to get my mam. We have to save her.

Steve looks at him, the boy has no idea, and not for the first time he was glad he couldn’t talk. He didn’t have to lie then. He rubs his head and nods at the kid to follow him. As he stands and turns however he feels the world spin. His injuries are extreme, his