02 — Bait

Graphic Novella

Cover

A swimmer is dragged to her watery doom.

Page One

The captain and the sketchy scientist.

Page Two

The RV Seagoon at sea.

Page Three

Eliza Fanshaw describes how much she likes sex!

Page Four

Photographing a strange ritual.

Page Five

The Bride goes out to her wedding.

Page Six

A bizarre tentacle wedding.

Page Seven

Boy, Mussolini really looks angry about this movie.

Page Eight

An ancient woman is interviewed about her people's lost ancient religion.

Page Nine

Eliza explains why she's willing to die in order to have the ultimate sexual experience.

Page Ten

Lucretius and David Hume are good for facing death.

Page Eleven

The Motofupans are relocated to make room for a naval base in World War II.

Page Twelve

An ancient veteran begins telling a strange tale.

Page Thirteen

And all of a sudden, pretty nurses just began to disappear.  Strange!

Page Fourteen

Naturally, the Navy covered everything up.

Page Fifteen

Barron Petrobux and his charming family go on a cruise in the South Pacific

Page Sixteen

Barron Jr. careens about making himself a nuisance with his Super 8 camera.

Page Seventeen

Barron catches some unpleasant conversation between adults.

Page Eighteen

Phoebe grabbed by a tentacle and pulled overboard!

Page Nineteen

Way to strip a girl, tentacle monster!

Page Twenty

Bait:  Phoebe's parents panic helplessly on deck

Page Twenty-One

Phoebe ravished in the water by the tentacle monster.

Page Twenty-Two

Two crewmen electrocuted, Phoebe eaten.

Page Twenty-Three

Little Barron's little baron isn't so little right now.

Page Twenty-Four

Captain MacMurdie explains the mechanics of a bureaucratic fuckup.

Page Twenty-Five

Initial research on the tentacle monster doesn't go so well.

Page Twenty-Six

A closer look at the woman-eating tentacle creature.

Page Twenty-Seven

Professor Turpentine explains the point of the plot.

Page Twenty-Eight

Daphne Bosselseg explains her strange motivation.

Page Twenty-Nine

Daphne explains the heroic ethos.

Page Thirty

Taking the strangest examination ever conceived.

Page Thirty-One

Nothing like having a good lawyer to explain things.

Page Thirty-Two

Wouldn't do to have the victims panicking now, would it?

Page Thirty-Three

Good drafting makes it all legal.

Page Thirty-Four

It's effective altruism at work!

Page Thirty-Five

Some leftist objects, but not at any price to herself, of course.

Page Thirty-Six

Claudia Honeywood works on a drone.

Page Thirty-Seven

A new communications system is tested.

Page Thirty-Eight

Dr. Worthinglock's amazing exploding capsule!

Page Thirty-Nine

Woman digests, capsule explodes, monster forced to surface.

Page Forty

The ability to stay underwater for long periods of time without apparatus -- a fantasy realized.

Page Forty-One

Each woman is attracted to her fate.

Page Forty-Two

Our heroines travel to the South Pacific.

Page Forty-Three

Tentacle-monster capture ship.

Page Forty-Four

A gathering of momentous importance.

Page Forty-Five

The coin is flipped...

Page Forty-Six

And Eliza is the winner!

Page Forty-Seven

Eliza makes her preparations.

Page Forty-Eight

Eliza strips crossing the deck of the Seagoon.

Page Forty-Nine

Eliza waves goodbye.

Page Fifty

Eliza dives and swims naked through the ocean.

Page Fifty-One

Eliza floats naked below the surface.

Page Fifty-Two

Page Fifty-Three

Being sucked in...

Page Fifty-Four

Bye-bye and then gone.

Page Fifty-Five

Abour the RV Seagoon, disappointment.

Page Fifty-Six

Your turn, Daphne.

Page Fifty-Seven

Daphne dilates further on her conception of scientific heroism.

Page Fifty-Eight

Daphne entertains counterarguments

Page Fifty-Nine

Daphne makes her preparations to go.

Page Sixty

Daphne embraces Claudia, and then takes the plunge.

Page Sixty-One

Daphne floats peacefully, but then suddenly doesn't feel well.

Page Sixty-Two

And Daphne blows up.

Page Sixty-Three

"Why is everyone looking at me?"

Page Sixty-Four

Claudia is not pleased at the thought of being the creature's next meal.

Page Sixty-Five

Turpentine tries being reasonable.

Page Sixty-Six

Turpentine offers to name the species after Claudia.

Page Sixty-Seven

Claudia drinks coffee, contemplates her situation.

Page Sixty-Eight

Claudia folds.

Page Sixty-Nine

Claudia goes, but without much grace.

Page Seventy

Claudia contemplates her jump.

Page Seventy-One

Claudia takes her dive.

Page Seventy-Two

Claudi begins to disrobe under water.

Page Seventy-Three

Claudia gets fully naked.

Page Seventy-Four

Claudia is duly tentacle-sexed.

Page Seventy-Five

Claudia dragged by tentacles to her doom!

Page Seventy-Six

Claudia stuffed in headfirst.

Page Seventy-Seven

Apparently Claudia got detonated.

Page Seventy-Eight

The creature is captured.

Page Seventy-Nine

A small college in the middle west...

Page Eighty

Brave the mystery of the sea.

Page Eighty-One

Nothing like the Call of Cthulhu to wake people up.

Page Eighty-Two

Reach out to the tentacle monster!

Page Eighty-Three

The sacrifice of the daughters of Leos

Page Eighty-Four

Conclusion of the service.

Page Eighty-Five

Shipped to a new home in Texas.

Page Eighty-Six

Uh oh, tentacle beast is ANGRY!

Page Eighty-Seven

A performance for the Cub Scouts.

Page Eighty-Eight

Chiba rebukes the naughty tentacle beast.

Page Eighty-Nine

Bet those Cub Scouts were really thrilled.

Page Ninety

Chiba surfaces for an interview

Page Ninety-One

Chiba also does "special" shows.

Page Ninety-Two

Chiba thinks tentacle sex is better than human sex.

Page Ninety-Three

It makes Chiba sad that the creature isn't allowed to eat women anymore.

Page Ninety-Four

Playing footsie with the tentacle beast.

Page Ninety-Five

Chiba undresses and dives in for an assignation with the tentacle monster, just like that.

Page Ninety-Six

An offer Chiba can't refuse.

Page Ninety-Seven

The leash is taken off.

Page Ninety-Eight

Hot tentacle sex, penetration phase.

Page Ninety-Nine

Hot tentacle sex: vore phase

Page One Hundred

Barron Petrobux, Jr. can still get it up, at least for some things.

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Artwork

Four illustrations by Dark Vanessa.

The Bride Goes to Her Wedding

The Abduction of Phoebe Petrobux

The Ecstasy of the Deep

Blonde beauty Eliza Fanshaw luxuriates naked in the sea.

Chiba Consumed

Naked Japanese cutie Chiba Moe is eaten alive by an underwater tentacle monster.

Artwork by Lured by the tentacles.

Navy Nurse Abducted

Navy nurse abducted and tentacle-penetrated

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Artwork by Faustus Crow.

Occult Ingestion

A tender morsel is ingested by the tentacle monster

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