The map hanging on the wall was crisscrossed with notes and pins, entire areas marked with Xs or circled in red. Sylvain knew every mark by heart—had made them himself—but still spent far too much time staring at the map’s worn surface.
For ten years he’d been searching—consulting oracles, casting location spells, hiring investigators. For ten years he’d made no progress. It was as if his sister had vanished from the realm.
He realized the sun was rising; his office was growing light. Another night had passed with no result. With a sigh, Sylvain stood, stretching stiffened muscles, and spoke her name.
((The cluttered office-of-brooding is finished, except for one or two small pieces! YAY!))
Why are there three active oxygen meters and only one oxygen delivery device? Why are they all set to “0 Liters”? Why are two of them coded as medical vacuum (white nibs) when they’re clearly oxygen/medical air meters and hooked up to oxygen tubing? Why is the call light not plugged in (blue panel)?