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20140124

Station Nation

"You okay, Dan?" Suki asked. She was standing over him with a bottled water. The orb had stopped orbiting around her and was perched on her left shoulder like a parrot waiting for a cracker. "I forgot to mention the side effects."

"What happened?" Dan asked. He was staring straight up at Suki. The fluorescent light made her features seem soft. He tried sitting up but vertigo hit him hard.

"You blacked out," she told him. "We shifted. It's a side-effect from shifting."

Dan was lying on a subway platform.