The brothers had thought they’d stand a good chance of escaping underground as long as they seized the initiative.
They didn’t expect the earth to be so impenetrable. The impact left them completely disoriented. It felt as if their brains had been knocked clean out of their skulls.
The delay made them lose all hope of escaping. All possible routes were now sealed off.
The double collisions had also greatly injured their physical bodies. They could at least see the golden bell the first time. This time around however, they didn’t even know what had happened.
Had the dirt been...