What's happening!? thought Raphael. The rumbling engine of a nearby garbage truck growled like some conscripted mastodon awaiting the order to advance. I'm stuck! Raphael struggled to think, staring at the black glass of his dead phone. Help! his mind commanded his unwilling mouth, which remained closed and silent.
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