At last, this octopus skin pattern makes its debut!
Juniper: . . . Can you feel your legs?
Thorn: Sure. My right leg is kinda sore . . . my left itches . . . and my other left has a cramp, and my other other left has —
Juniper: The good news is, we caught the perp! He’s in police custody — they’ll try to figure out if he was part of a group, or just a prankster. The bad news is that this will take a while to fix.
Also, that your pants are a lost cause.
Leif said he could help — I think. I don’t know that much Sønheic. Leif, explain him the thing.
Leif: The embassy has an outdoor pool. Do your new limbs need to stay wet? I can sneak you in there.
Thorn: Yes, please! He said there’s a pool he can take me to — and I think I need it.
Juniper: Got it.
I’ll bring you the remedy when it’s ready.
Thorn: And new pants!
Juniper: And new pants.