EXT: POWER PLANT SOMEWHERE IN SURREY
Blake wanders around dirt patches and random industrial edifices like a kid [me] waiting for his dad to stop fucking around with that fibreglass mould inside the hangar.
A robot on wheels appears and fails to spot Blake due to only using its face to do the checking.
Blake comes out of hiding and tells Vila to teleport down and open the gate.
INT: LIBERATOR TELEPORT ROOM
Vila contractually complains a bit, grabs his toolkit and stands on the pad.
‘Tell Blake to be careful,’ says Jenna.
‘What about me?’
‘And tell him Callie and I have come up with some targets for our next mission…’
‘Am I not important?’
‘And tell him we understand why he ignored us this time, and why he went down to the planet while we stayed here and why he insisted on meeting in the sauna last night and why he had to sit between Callie and I and why Avon was on his lap and…’
‘I was stretching, actually,’ corrects Avon. ‘Near his lap, not on.’
‘Can’t you tell him all this yourself, over the comm?’ asks Vila.
‘He won’t listen to me,’ answers Jenna with a frown.
Vila says ‘ah’ and looks at Avon, who nods and beams him down.
‘Do you think it worked?’
‘Your pursuit of more screen time? As long as they don’t introduce a sociopathic, power-hungry yet slinky female villain twenty minutes into this ep, sure. It worked tremendously.’
Jenna sighs. ‘I should’ve stayed on Earth and become a lobbyist.’ Continue reading