Episode 3 Operatic System
OVERTURE – an introductory piece setting the scene and tone for the action to come.
Larry’s body continued to feel out to him, wrong and yet right at the same time.
He peered closer into the slowly settling waters.
An enormous reptilian beast returned his gaze, haunched on two powerful hind legs complete with a long swaying spiked tail and unfurled bat-like wings. It sported armour-like scales and lethal-looking teeth and claws. It was, to all intents and purposes, a living, breathing dragon.
Another mythological creature? Where am I? Hades? I don’t recall anything about mermaids in the ancient Greek’s version of hell. That three-headed dog thing, sure, but definitely no mermaids.
Suddenly, Larry wished he’d paid more attention when the Clash of the Titans remake had been on T.V.
He stayed completely still. Something like that could dismember him in an instant.
The beast didn’t move.
Larry’s heart thumped franti