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