'Let's go,' he said brusquely, laying a hand on Artemis's shoulder.
He knew better than to ask questions himself. Artemis would explain all about the strange creature and the shin-ing rift when he was ready.
'I wasn't actually unconscious,' said Holly, her words contained by the helmet's seal. 'I was holding my breath.
No.l took a deep breath. He could feel his tail vibrat-ing anxiously. He had been in a bit of a daze since the time tunnel. How could anyone take all of this in? Skyscrapers, for heaven's sake. Buildings that actually scraped the sky.
'Rarely in my tunnels,' said Qwan. 'My tunnels are works of beauty. If the other warlocks were alive, they would give me a medal. Where is Qweffor, by the way?'
'Straight up the stairs. Second on the left,' answered Foaly.
'The good news is that Kong can't be too far ahead of us, so it is unlikely he had time to set up any traps either.'