Note: Well, anyone who knows me had to know I was going to do a Skilene one eventually. Happy Valentine’s!
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Unable to sleep, Skipper pulled himself topside for some fresh air. He had that nightmare again, the same one he’d been having every night for a week. He hadn’t told anyone about it yet—partly because it was really disturbing him, and partly because he didn’t want anybody worrying about him.
He ran his flippers over his face and knelt door the pool to look at his reflection. He could tell that he was tired with the circles around his eyes. The team had seemed...