Not a dragon fanfic
Tourists, even those who get caught up in such fires, would rather wait for teleportals to be invented than empty the pool and use public transport.
And the people who seem to understand the least are those with the greatest power to effect positive change.
And we give Greta too much grief...
“I don’t think we remotely understand...” Exactly. That seems to be the essential nature of The Jackpot. The horror is not apparent until very late in the process, and, even then, it looks like a part of Normal to many, if not most, observers.
Expressed with economy. I was nodding agreement while reading that last paragraph.
😢 Awful seeing this happening in northern hemisphere countries at the moment.
Can't imagine what Australia will be like this summer - Sydney had the smoke-filled red skies the summer before Covid and it was a horroshow.