KH Ep I: TRM - Chapter 9: The Girl at a JunkshopIt was not yet mid-afternoon by the time the members of the little company under Java-Rah’s command reached Komo Yat and made their way toward the spaceport’s center.KH Ep I: TRM - Chapter 9: The Girl at a Junkshop by Mistress-Blackrose47
Komo Yat was large and sprawling and had the look of a gnarled serpent hunkered down in the sand to escape the heat.
The buildings were domed and thick walled and curved to protect against the sun, and the stalls and shops were fronted by awnings and verandas that provided a measure of shade to their vendors.
Streets were broad and packed with beings of every shape and size, most from off world.
Some rode the desert-seasoned horses or camels.
Domesticated giant lizards, massive and horned, and lumbering bulls hauled carts, sleds, and wagons that ran on wheels and mechanical tracks by turn, a mishmash of commerce trafficking between Lovelorn Wastes’ smaller ports and the worlds of star systems beyond.
Java-Rah kept a close watch for trouble.
There were creatures whose purpose was always suspect.
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