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Sizemore, Maggie, and Wanda stand behind the table with their hands linked. All three are surrounded by a violet nimbus. One of the floating illumination globes falls to the tabletop.|||
Parson waves an arm as he turns away from the linked casters. He walks toward a small table in the background, on which his eyebook is sitting and giving the "TA-DA!" chime indicating a message from Charlie.|||
Parson stands in the middle of the room as cracks spread in the ceiling above him. Behind him the green glow of the portal shines upon the scene.|||
A closeup of the eyebook page shows the message from the previous frame in faded text, followed by two prominently displayed new messages.|||
The scene shows a corridor collapsing on various units of both sides, who have abandoned their fight in a forlorn attempt to halt the cave-in.|||
Another closeup of the eyebook page shows the last message from the previous frame in faded text, followed by two prominently displayed new messages.|||
Parson snaps the eyebook shut and looks over his shoulder. The condition of the room's walls and ceiling is growing more precarious.|||
Parson looks at the doorway leading out of the room, which is now completely blocked by debris. Chunks of rock are falling from the ceiling.|||
The green glow of the portal fills the foreground as Parson desperately races toward it.|||
Parson has mostly disappeared through the portal, with just an arm and a leg still sticking out. In the foreground, the rain of rock from the failing ceiling becomes more intense.|||
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- ^ "Total Player Kill" -- the entire adventuring party is wiped out.
- ^ "Sorry, Charlie" was the standard punch line of the StarKist Tuna commercials featuring "Charlie the Tuna", whose self-professed "good taste" was always judged not good enough to meet the company's standards for its product.
- ^ Recalling his previous thoughts that he was [[TBFGK_18:12|"doing the Wizard of Oz thing"] and merely dreaming that he was in Erfworld, Parson repeats the words Dorothy said as she used the magic slippers to return home to Kansas.