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“Well,” Adam says. “We’re not with Sam and Dean right now, because let’s face it, they’re the leads and everyone else is just an add-on.”
Belphegor makes a face. “Oof.”
“But, let’s assume that everyone who directly interacts with Sam and Dean are then part of what is the meat of the story,” Adam says. “It means we’re on the bus right now.”
Jack frowns. “We’re - ”
“I think it’s an expression,” Michael says.
“It means we’re backstage. We’re not doing the lights or the curtains, but we’re not acting. We’re just sitting waiting for our parts. No one is watching us,” Adam says. “This is a play for an audience of one.”
Belphegor leans forward suddenly. “And if no one is watching us - ”
“It means we can still directly affect the play but no one would be able to stop us,” Michael says.
Four boys with a rough understanding of how narratives work attempt to figure out how to derail an entire universe's storyline.
- Part 2 of Property Damage
Jack wants ice-cream for dinner but belphegor doesn't approve.
16 Nov 2019
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“The bike isn’t ours,” Jack says. “I have to fix it.”
“No you don’t.”
“We’re going to return it, aren’t we?” he asks.
“Yeah, Bel, we’re gonna return - ow - ” Adam makes a noise of pain as Michael puts a hand on his bleeding elbow. The angel pauses, withdrawing his hand, and then hovers his palm over the injury, slowly moving up the huge gash that curves up Adam’s bicep, healing it. Belphegor snickers. Adam glares up at him.
“We don’t have to,” Belphegor says. “Nobody saw us take it. We can just leave it here.”
“Fingerprints,” Jack says.
Belphegor motions to Adam. “He’s legally dead, we don’t legally exist. Worst case scenario is that The Case of the River Bike ends up on Unsolved. That’s it.”
Belphegor, Jack, Michael and Adam. Topside. In the bunker - or, after they snuck out of it from boredom, anyway.
- Part 1 of Property Damage