Like what you see? Please donate and support EvAb!

Standing watch on the threshold of the mundane and the impossible. For Mature Audiences.




Long Way Down, page 13

24th Nov 2014, 7:26 AM in Long Way Down
Long Way Down, page 13

Author Notes

Zomburai 24th Nov 2014, 7:26 AM edit delete
Zomburai
I find the idea that no woman before Beth scoffed at Nick's pick-up line before a little questionable, but, eh, memory's a funny thing.

=========

Yours truly has returned for another guest stint on AngryRob's punk-rock superhero epic Love Kills Slowly ... and it's in COLOR! Seriously, click through that link... it's some of my proudest work.

I am seriously jazzed to be working with Rob again. If you haven't read LKS before, archive binge on it. It's amazing.

See you on Friday, all!


Comments


JustSomeGuy 24th Nov 2014, 8:45 AM edit delete reply
You ever watch Nip/Tuck?
One of the main characters, Christian Troy... he always managed to get the
woman/women he wanted.
So actually, I'm not surprised Nick remembers it that way... some men just have "it"
Zomburai 24th Nov 2014, 11:22 AM edit delete reply
Zomburai
I've never seen it! Is it worth the watch?
Draginbeard 24th Nov 2014, 4:18 PM edit delete reply
Draginbeard
Nip/Tuck was a good show. Definitely worth watching. Later seasons weren't as good as the early ones, but not as bad as late seasons X Files, or even last season Fringe bad.

Nick is quite the anti-hero. Im starting to have mixed feelings rooting for him, the more I see what kind of things he did in his past.
Zomburai 24th Nov 2014, 6:52 PM edit delete reply
Zomburai
I probably should have named this chapter "Mixed Feelings" instead. :P
melaredblu 25th Nov 2014, 12:33 AM edit delete reply
melaredblu
That line actually worked for him? Man, he had some really easily-charmed ladies in his past. If that was me, I would have turned tails and walked away as a brisk-yet-dignified pace. Possibly while giving a less than dignified gesture.
I'm not very nice.
Zomburai 25th Nov 2014, 6:28 AM edit delete reply
Zomburai
There's a time and a place for being nice. I'm not sure Nick laying it on so thick while throwing the creeper eyes is it. XD

Although, man, I have seen some terrible pickup lines work in my day. I knew a Native guy who got "Do you have a little Indian in you? Would you like some?" to work frequently, somehow.