[writing] Tourbillon progris riport, day 22

Today’s wordage: 3,700
Today’s writing time: 2 hours
Total wordage: 83,700
Total writing time: 49 hours, 45 minutes


“I assume your mystical reappearance indicated we are about to experience something of significance.”

“Of course. Why would I wish to stand at the rail and watch a thousand li of empty sea slide by?”

“I have wondered much the same thing,” Wang admitted.

“Then you have already set foot on the path of wisdom.” She sounded delighted. “Now, however, we are nearly at the Goan port of Panjim. The Englishwoman hides there, or did as recently as a week ago. There has been much excitement and adventure in the skies, so the situation may have changed.