Cardboard and Steel, Part 3

Cast: Guy, Man, Thief, Criminal, Leader, Warrior, Raven, Cardboard Tube Samurai, The Shadow Lord

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Transcript Edit

Panel 1

{Guy is facing away from audience, looking at Man. Man is stood, pointing upwards.}
Guy: What virtue!
Man: Ah, but men of virtue find no friendship in this world.

Panel 2

{Scene change. Thief and Criminal are running away.}

Panel 3

{Scene change. Leader's silhouette is looking at Criminal and Thief. Criminal is holding his arm in pain. Box at top.}
Box: They are beset on all sides by cowards and thieves, scrambling atop one another like rats.

Panel 4

{Scene change. Leader is whispering to Warrior. Box at top.}
Box: And those cowards and thieves pledge fealty to even greater cowards and thieves,

Panel 5

{Scene change. Warrior's silhouette is handing the raven on his hand a note.}

Panel 6

{Scene change. Raven's silhouette is heading towards the Shadow Lord's building. Box at top.}
Box: and those to even greater,

Panel 7

{Scene change. CTS's silhouette is stood on a bridge in a foresty area. Box at bottom.}
Box: until finally all rogues call the same man king - a shadow lord who presides over a court of misery.

Panel 8

{Scene change. A hand is dropping sheets of paper. The Shadow Lord is off panel.}
Shadow Lord: Kill him.

Panel 9

{Paper floats in the water. Shadow Lord off panel.}
Shadow Lord: And bring the tube to me.

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Preceded by:
March 5, 2003
Penny Arcade strips Followed by:
March 10, 2003

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