|The storm shall not wake thee,|
Nor shark overtake thee,
Asleep in the arms
Of the slow-swinging seas...
Raven's Descent - VIIRaven's Descent - VII by acegallagher
Gemini Archives #2
A Doctor Who/Ace of Spades Crossover
By Jill "Ace" Singletary
- VII -
I immediately fell into a mass of ropes that spanned the chute at varying heights. I slipped through the ropes as I tried to both catch myself and brace myself for the fall, landing hard on my feet before I fell to my back. My legs stung and the wind was knocked out of me, but as I opened my eyes to look where I had fallen from, I could only feel thankful for not hurting myself more than I did.
A grunt came to my ears. I struggled to a sitting position and looked around, adjusting the glasses on my nose. The only light came from the hallway high above, and I could barely make out shapes in the shadowed room. Debris and other random scraps of metal and pipe were scattered across the ground, but there was something living nearby too.
The grunt turned into a growl. The shadows to my right shifted