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The puck moved in straight lines under Julia’s eyes along the frozen Bolotana Canal where the strongest and most agile skaters competed.
Nick the boatman drifted to sleep. He was awaken by the noise of other boats approaching the fondamenta. He straightened up, looked towards the opening at the end of the Calle of the Ovens, where Cillian has disappeared, then lowered
Julia and Gaia descended the stairs to an underground bar, unnoticed. The pianist was playing a song called “Little by little”.
Before time, obelisks and shadow clocks were used to measure each day. Just before Julia left for Tokyo Gaia asked her: “Are we getting closer to the future?”
August, 931. Tokyo, known as the walled city, grants only ninety-nine temporary entry permits a year to foreigners. August, 1131. Tokyo’s culture is enriched, and brightened, by immigrants from lands either submerged or covered by forests. No entry permits
Before time. Islands absorb the attitude of their residents. Ilonoa, the quiet island, sees few people around in the morning, and never has a seaman been born in Vesper, the island of builders and makers.
Before time. The fall of an asteroid provoke waves that inundate coastal cities throughout the Middle Sea. May, 1933. An asteroid hits the moon, changing its orbit. It will become known as Moony.
Julia, Gaia and Kristen danced and laughed while the building creaked and shook. Waves were grazing the windows and rain was pouring from the sky. The moon loomed as large as ever through the clouds.
March 1930. The construction of the Joshua Barrier, to protect the city of Helobiae from the higher water level, is complete. August 1933. An enormous wave, caused by an astronomical event, overtops the Joshua Barrier.