GFL – Page 0049
Grouping For Looks is a page-by-page retelling of the Looking For Group saga through the lens of a mirror universe where Cale is a goateed tyrant and Richard is a holy soul trying to set him on a good path.
EXT. THE RIDD OCEAN – THE FATHER’S BONES – NIGHT
As Tav’Vraay’s crew battens down the hatches and prepares to be boarded, Richard stares across the water at the incoming Legion ship.
Krunch, still tied to the deck, notices.
I stands shoulder to shoulder with pirates in a fight against the local government. Am I a bad guy?
Do you cause pain and suffering to those around you?
You do. Constantly. I developed a migraine when we met, worsened wherever we speak. You teach me new meanings of pain and suffering daily.
Does that make you a bad guy?
A vein on Krunch’s forehead throbs.
You’re a moral centrist. That pain you feel is being moved out of your comfort zone and having to take a stand that inconveniences you.
Krunch’s forehead vein throbs so graphically, it needs a censor bar.
Just because we are positioned opposite someone in combat does not automatically make them our ene-
A ballista bolt skewers Richard, pinning him face first to the mast.
Krunch is so elevated, his smile also needs a censor bar. His whole face needs to be blacked out for decency’s sake at this point.
Original: LFG Page 49
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