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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 124

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 124 Vance found a string of possibilities that looked plausible.  He followed two to find intersections that guaranteed this was a path Damara had used.  It let him several days then weeks and he’d been tracking her for several months.  Finally, he thought, headway!  Who did it connect with?  […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 123

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 123   Seems he’d taught Damara too well.  She’d cleverly hidden her motives intent and destination.  He’d have to hack into Randal’s files.  Interesting he wasn’t around, hadn’t been for some time in fact.  Knowing his determination to capture Damara it was odd.  He’d have to double check that […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 121

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 121   Damn but it was a beautiful day.  The arch of the horizon was clear and beautiful, making other planets visible.  Brenda sat beside Vance on the outskirts of the town enveloping their surroundings with undiluted pleasure. “You know I have to watch your back!”  The beauty surrounding […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 120

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 120   It was becoming increasingly concerning as several members of his team came to him with reports of missing items.  The time line was changing, slowly but not erratically.  It was systematic and slowly evolving.  Controlled!   Why control?  To keep his endeavours secret, under the radar? A message […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 117

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 117   Just as he was sitting at his desk, a holo-gram came in on an encrypted line.  Marsden had replied unexpectedly quick.  Taking a deep breath, he opened it.  It read, “Watch your back.  Campbell is aware your looking.  Encrypt everything.  He’s watching, waiting to pounce.”  The message […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 115

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 115   Together they powered through breakfast and hustled to work.  Before parting at the front door Brenda kissed Vance with verve.  The look in his eyes indicated surprise and question.  “Because!”  Brenda replied. “I like your because.”  She smiled playfully. At the in house meeting, Vance had his […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 113

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 113   Vance arrived minutes before Brenda.  She was delighted if surprised at the artful display spread on the table.  “Wow!”  she remarked as she glanced at the preparation he’d done.  “This is special.”  She smiled warmly. “Figured it was important.”  He took her in his arms.  “I realized […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 112

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 112 Vance continued searching for a connection until his eyes blurred.  Damn it, there had to be something that caught Randal’s eye.  Intrigued beyond reason, he’d spent five hours searching meticulously.  Maybe that was the problem.  Maybe he’d narrowed his search too much.  Perhaps what was necessary was an […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 – Page 111

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 111   It rankled and burned igniting a fire of anger the moved through him.  Vance didn’t want to admit a fellow officer could be involved.  It was disgusting and offensive on every level.  With authority and power came great responsibility, to do the right thing, the honest thing, […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 108

Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 108   “Ok, Emilio, go, you’re up.  Got anything?” “Yeah.  Interesting stuff!  Damara’s been involved with four other companies.  She seems to have backed three.  The fourth belonged to a family member – her uncle – guess which one!” “Fairmont!”  Vance declared. “Yeah, Fairmont.  She’d have been a kid […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 – Page 107

  When Vance arrived at work, Braxton and Emilio were already hard at work.  “Anything?”  he asked, setting a cup of java on the desk for each. “Yeah, she’s been following Webster for a decade.  She hasn’t missed much.  I followed him on a different string so hers isn’t contaminated and the proof is in-tact.” […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 – Page 104

Vance was peering closely at a trail of colourful auras.  It had taken weeks to find Damara’s.  Whether she’d cloaked it or the advent of Randal hopping into her travel stream had changed it, he’d followed her travels.  Hundreds in fact.  An anomaly, a bubble in fact, had alerted him that something unusual had occurred. […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2 Page 102

Phase Shift Part 2 – 102   Brenda met up with Vance and explained her findings.  “Obviously he found Damara and is tracking her.  As usual she’s found an accomplice.  Not surprising.” “And a girlfriend from the look of it,” Brenda nodded toward the lip-locked couple. Vance smiled, “Yeah.  Yeah he has.”  While thinking, it […]

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Phase Shift – Part 2

101 Vance Edwards marched forward with Brenda Dixon moving in tandem on his right.  Thankful they’d found Randal, they advanced with precision, ready to real him in.  Hands on holo-guns they approached Randal quickly without hesitation. They were within five feet of Randal expecting he’d notice their presence.  Oddly, he didn’t.  Looking Randal over, he […]

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Phase Shift 98

  So many unanswered questions.  He could surmise all he wanted but none of it was factual, viable or useful information. When Sherry and Germaine found him later, after relating what happened, their stunned expressions mirrored how he’d felt. “Are we talking dimensional travel, time travel, intergalactic travel?”  Germaine asked.  “I’ve heard there had been […]

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