Leisurely he unstrapped himself and stretched, then went over and unstrapped his two companions. “Well, we’re together, for better or for worse,” he sighed. Just then Palanth shuddered and opened his violet eyes; at sight of Mark he sat up abruptly, passing a dazed hand over his eyes. Michael Myers Social Distancing And Wear A Mask In Public Since 1978 Shirt Then he saw the still unconscious form of Doctor Fortun and recollection came to him. “She’s still asleep,” Mark said softly. “Let her rest, we’ll have ample time for explanations.” Suddenly Palanth laughed. “Shanghaied, by Jupiter’s Red Spot!” He searched assiduously for his eternal kerchief. “Ah, here it is …” then remembering, “My extracts! All my fragrances that have taken years to collect, left on Terra!” He cursed venomously in five interplanetary dialects until he was out of breath.