OWaW conclusion: in which the author says "ah, the hell with it" and publishes multiple endings, French Lieutenant's Woman style, in each of which G and one of the witches run away to some far-off land with the money
well, not really. but the temptation is there. :)
"Nipa? Last I heard, she and Gryph were in Lapland, starting their own reindeer ranch with blackjack and hookers."
"Blackjack and hookers?"
"I might have misread that part, Nipa's penmanship is like her flying. Starts out good, usually goes wrong at the end."
"No, no, I heard Gryph went down to Neukarlsland with Hartmann minor. Something about rocket sleds and ski jumping."
"I thought he and Wilma opened a poutine joint in Farawayland."
"Nah. Air hospital service with Yoshika and Lynne in some backwater part of Fuso."
"Are you sure? I mean, I heard he went to Fuso, but I thought he was teaching at the Naval Academy on Etajima with Admiral Hattori."
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