He pulled the brim of his fedora down lower and studied the trap closely. He admired the creativity of the designer, blending it in with the background so well.
“C’mon, Doctor Jones!” urged Milton. “If we don’t find that map…”
The threat was left hanging. They both knew the ramifications of failure. Letting the Nazis discover the map to El Dorado would have world-spanning consequences. Milton had come with Indy to this ruined church, but the quest had been fraught with danger. The lion that they had crept past, the tripwires, the stacks of scrolls they had found…
“Damn it, boys!” Mom shouted. Buttercup meowed as the scream awakened her from her nap.
“I send you in here to find one simple recipe and you can’t just find it? And why is my yarn all over the floor?”
Milton and Lucas smiled. There would be another adventure.
Required elements: A doctor, a lost recipe, church