Comic 193 - Ask for directions

Posted on 7th Aug 2017, 12:07 AM in Blood on Mars
Ask for directions

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Morgenstern 7th Aug 2017, 12:07 AM edit delete
You assure Grizwald that you don't want to control him any more than he wants to be controlled. It's just a precaution. You also ask where Elegance is; you receive directions to Elegance. It's on the other side of the upper tiers, unfortunately.

You also ask Grizwald if he has any weapons, or if he knows anyone that does. Or a car, even.

"'Fraid yer talkin' to tha wrong cat there. I try to stay as far from armaments as I can. Bullets ain't good fer muh complexion."

Michelle hmms a little. "I think Dr. Finch has a car, no clue how excited he'd be to involve it in our shenanigans."


Anonymous 7th Aug 2017, 12:12 AM edit delete reply
T'would be a good idea to ask for his permission to use his car then.
Xylas_Incarnum 7th Aug 2017, 12:25 AM edit delete reply
... wait did Jane's parents leave her a car? A house that posh should have a garage right?

I know she took two trains to work but I'm betting that was just plain cheaper than driving there every day around here.
Anonymous 7th Aug 2017, 12:32 AM edit delete reply
Good point. I'd be willing to bet that a nursing job won't cover gas expenses.
andrombeeda 7th Aug 2017, 12:48 AM edit delete reply
sticking around her old whereabouts could be dangerous, though. keep in mind, people could recognize her. if she were to do that, she'd have to hide herself.
Xylas_Incarnum 7th Aug 2017, 12:51 AM edit delete reply
.... we were just at her house man. It's just that we forgot to check if there was a garage there for some reason.

Honestly, the risk you're talking about would only add a drop more danger to the bucket.
andrombeeda 7th Aug 2017, 12:54 AM edit delete reply
yes, and cops showed up. i suppose it's risky either way. it's hard to think of rational solutions when you know there can be unforeseen consequences.
Xylas_Incarnum 7th Aug 2017, 12:58 AM edit delete reply
Crooked cops, who have since been disposed of. And were likely mostly controlled by Queen.

Either way this is a fucking hindsight moment where we were in a posh house, found the dark secret in the basement, but forgot to check the garage.
andrombeeda 7th Aug 2017, 1:03 AM edit delete reply
well, it's safer then getting Finch involved (potentially permanently killing him off, not ideal) or going on a delightful old adventure down a dark alley. it's pretty amusing to think about, though, now. why wouldn't we check the garage? one of those moments that you hit you head on your keyboard, realizing the stupidirfhbgfekjnffnnfpu4949

either way, i think it's smart for all of us, Jane's "lifeline", to confer together about decisions. multiple viewpoints and logics.
andrombeeda 7th Aug 2017, 12:43 AM edit delete reply
for the sake of being a decent person, ask Dr. Finch for permission to use his car, i think.
andrombeeda 7th Aug 2017, 12:46 AM edit delete reply
if looks like you're doing it the hard way. by foot. that's only if necessary, though.