Commencement: Chapter Five, Page Twelve

It’s high past time we had a grave-robbing expedition as part of the Tales of Gnosis College, so here it is.

Commencement:  Chapter Five, Page Twelve

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Commencement: Chapter Five, Page Nine

Staff meeting! Plus a shout-out for Nein Quarterly and its many fans. I think you can actually buy that mug somewhere. Eric, tell us where! I’m sure my readers want to fetishize your commodities…

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Commencement: Chapter Five, Page Seven

Corwin is right. Mad science, like anything else worthwhile in life, requires commitment.

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Commencement: Chapter Four, Page Ten

Somewhere in my notes there was once an indication of an unhappy past history between Aloysius and Michiko, and this is its survival into the main narrative.

Tension between Aloysius Kim and Michiko Maeda.

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Commencement: Chapter Four, Page Eight

Aloysius gives a little history lesson of the curious place he’s picked in which to hide out.

Aloysius explains the history of the abandoned Roscommon Psychiatric Hospital.

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Commencement: Chapter Four, Page Seven

The friends gather at a dark site. Special kudos to those of you who recognize the lyric that Jireen is using as a passphrase.

Jireen meets Aloysius at a hiding place he picked out.

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Commencement: Chapter Three, Page Four

A desperate phone call is placed.

Aloysius places a desperate phone call:  stop the Requiem!

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Commencement: Chapter Three, Page One

Both a performance and some anxious laboratory work begin.

The Verdi Requiem and Aloysius's drug analysis begin in parallel.

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Where Am I? Chapter Five, Page Thirty-Two

That Jireen has some iron in her. Madder & Co. had better watch out!

Jireen determines to recruit Aloysius Kim to the struggle.

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Where Am I? Chapter Five, Page Thirty-One

Meanwhile, Jireen and Willie meet in secret and try to figure out what is going on and what to do.

Jireen and Willie plot in the library, again.

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