The trio had trooped inside the kitchen to make ham sandwiches accompanied with some leftover potato salad. Then they crashed back outside on the couches but not to discuss the fragility of multiple universes. Clive brought out a stack of movies to display quite a rich selection of possible relaxation pathways, and apart from Stephanies outrageous suggestion to watch all of them, Evanna felt a sense of order return and replace their otherwise panicked and frustrated mindsets.
They spent the rest of the afternoon a million miles away from the cosmic conflict. They didnt reserve another thought for the Ytemera or attacking eagles or imminent danger, but instead basked in laughing at certain scenes, or pointing in outrage at individual actors, or simply watching and being absorbed into a particular plot. For now the insane principles of their reality was just another story, and that story was now being forgotten for another one on screen.
It wasnt until the early