It was a dream come true, or at least she had hoped it would be. Castles, mountains, forests, all the magical ingredients found in books would now be a reality. She had decided to try the new teleportation device advertised in SCIENCE WEEKLY.
Cathy was an avid reader and her imagination had built up a place of overwhelming beauty. The reality was not really a disappointment, rather a skewed version of her dream. Everything seemed a bit peaked, stiff and uninviting now that she was actually here. She should have known better when she landed in the middle of the canal!