Where am I? My head hurts so bad. The pounding headache made my eyes water. Bed?
The soft pillow under my neck felt like a strange contrast to the metal chains around my arms and legs. I could once again smell tuna. Everything was still.
I blinked the spots from my eyes. What's going on?
A low purring noise from behind alerted me that I was not alone.
"Goo, where—" The voice deepened and gained a sharp quality. "—are you, my foolish friend?" Each vowel sounded as if someone were grinding cooking knife across a fry-pan.
With my chest heaving, I found it hard to breath.
Next: Part 4