The right word was on the tip of her tongue. She remembered stories about merfolk being hunted down by authorities early on, despite the surface world dying. To her knowledge, there had not been a sighting of one in over 160 cycles.
— Evelyn Chartres (@EvelynChartres) January 11, 2021
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