‘Look,’ said the Rock Star, ‘she’s awake.’
Inteachán opened her eyes.
‘Where am I,’ she asked the Rock Star. His eyes were hidden behind giant sunglasses.
‘Where we want you to be,’ he replied. The Rock Star smiled.
‘We know all about you, Inteachán,’ he sneered, ‘and your silly baby quest to save the world.’
Inteachán didn’t respond. The Rock Star continued.
‘We know you are the puppet of that old doddering fool of a professor. He says where and you race off on your fool’s errands.’
Inteachán still didn’t respond. The Rock Star loomed large over her.
‘Mac may think he knows what is going on but let me tell you he hasn’t got a clue.’