Seeds Chapter 3 Page 20

towards the frame. It makes contact with the curved outer surface at first but the magnet is still effective and it rolls until it flips over its edge and the flat side latches on securely. Handy if he had plant them quickly. Throwing it as he passes a car or metal support beam would give him cover as he made an escape from any of the more hairy situations he imagines he’ll face.

He detaches the mine, deactivates the magnet and walks back to the notepad.

The next page is titled “LANDSCAPE” and has a rough outline of the area showing the locations of the main landmarks: The town, the coast, his house, the fishing village to the north, the islands off shore and again more notes.