B looked down the shaft, at a metal ladder and darkness beyond. "Me first?"Of course. You're the app

B looked down the shaft, at a metal ladder and …

B looked down the shaft, at a metal ladder and darkness beyond. "Me first?"Of course. You're the apprentice, so you always go first into the unknown. If anyone's going to be eaten by a grue, it should be you."Tough job. But at least the hours are terrible.

Tim Pratt