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Portal Prequel: Chapter OneChapter One:
It was a particularly cold night, a quiet little neighborhood. Nothing rather interesting happened. It was around midnight, and most of the street was asleep, most of it
A man sat at his kitchen table. Punching numbers into a calculator, while flipping through files scattered around the table's surface. After a few hours, He stopped and stared at the vast number displayed on the calculator screen. It's official
Aperture Science was bankrupt. And this time it wasn't even his fault. Well not all of it. Sure he'd corrupted several cores, but it was an accident! Mainly it was because of the steady downfall of Mr. Johnson's heath.
In his eyes, if Mr. Johnson was going down he was taking the facility with him.
Although the thought of him losing a job was rather frightening, he worried about what aperture might resort to once they've learned that their going to loose everything.
He knew Cave wouldn't let that happen. Mr. Johnson would do anything to keep his company a
Bo.When Lindsay was born, Bo was there. Standing beside her mother, he was the first thing she ever saw. But he was not her father; her father stood on the other side.
Bo was there until the very moment she died.
The sun shone bright through the windows of her pink-laden room. She loved pink. And black.
“Because Bo is black,” she’d told her parents.
Her imaginary friend, they soon concluded.
“Bo is all black,” she described one night as her father tucked her in, “His skin and his hair and everything. He doesn’t talk a lot.”
Her father frowned.
“He sounds scary.”
“He’s not,” she insisted.
Bo sat on the bed and said nothing.
Her father kissed her good night and turned out the light.
“Why can’t Dad see you?” she asked.
“Are you real?”
“Are you real?” he replied.
“How do you know?”
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