023. CatSo far, everything is incredible. It's just as I pictured it would be.
The Etherium is bright and clear, manta birds are squawking their glorious clamor. And the ship! Oh my, it's simply spectacular. I couldn't have asked for anything better!
The crew looks a bit unprofessional, though, but I'm sure the Captain can take care of that just fine.
Speaking of whom, that must be him! I walk up to a large Cragorian with a tricorn hat. This fellow looks like he can get a job done! He's of a powerful build and his face has that "you mess with me and I mess you up" sort of look to it.
Yes, this will do just fine.
"Good morning, Captain!" I say jovially, hoping to make a good and friendly first impression. "Everything ship-shape?"
The Cragorian turns to me and gives a slight smirk. Oh, dear, I hope it's not the space-suit. . . "Ship-shape it is, sir, but I'm not the Captain. The Captain's aloft."
I can't believe my ears! If this fine specimen of a spacer isn't the Captain, I can't imagine his su
Mount Treasure Chap 3: The First Step"Mom! Mom, you have to see this!" Jim is kneeling in front of his mother, his hands holding out the map out for her to see.
"What is this?" Sarah reaches out a hand but is too hesitant to bring herself to touch the bizarre contraption.
"Why, it's a map!" The Doctor exclaims as he looks over Jim's shoulder. He moves around for a closer look. "And this is us! Look, you see, the mines of Montressor here, indicated by the pickaxe I would assume. Oh my, this is simply fascinating. And that light! This is electricity! Such technology is simply astounding." The Doctor's voice trails off as he traces the path of light from their little town towards a particular mountain range.
His mouth falls agape.
"Mom. Do you know what this is?" Jim whispers excitedly.
Sarah shakes her head in confusion while the Doctor begins to nod ecstatically.
"This is a map to Mount Treasure! The loot of a thousand lands! This thing can lead us to Flint's trove!"
"Incredible," the Doctor murmurs.
"Impossible," Sarah de