It was dawn by the time Ryan, Percy and Liz crossed the Vicarstown Bridge and made it safely home to Sodor. They were so exhausted from the rescue last night that they went straight to the nearest water tower to refill their tanks. Liz was still very lightheaded and dizzy, but soon felt a little better when her tanks were filled.
Liz: (sighs happily) I felt so parched these past few hours. This is JUST what I needed.
Percy: (puffs next to her) Liz… I-I want to say I’m really sorry for lashing out at you days ago. I thought you would protect yourself with that magic Lady gave you. But I was selfish and foolish… Can you please forgive me?
Liz: (smiles) Percy, I’ll always love you, so of course I’ll forgive you. I’m sorry too. I should have used the magic during those emergencies, but I just couldn’t stand it on other engines demanding me to use my power. But… (sadly frowns) I think some of it is gone… Lady’s not gonna be happy w