He exited the train at Buenos Aires. Took numerous buses, cabs, water planes and a thirty mile trek through the jungle before he arrived at his final destination. The land that time forgot.

Samuel Cartwright had grown up with legends about this place, dinosaurs, treasure, extraordinary people. How much of it was true he had no idea, but he was determined to find out.

As a child Samuel had been blessed with a very high IQ insatiable curiousity and parents that indulged his whims, no matter how unpractical. They encouraged this quest and helped with finances convinced their son would be world famous after his successful discovery.

Although Samuel did achieve the near impossible, the location of the lost tribe, his intelligence did not consider the possibility he might not live to tell the tale.

The look out spotted him from a long distance and prepared the poisoned spear.

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Anglea (joined over 10 years ago)

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He exited the train at Buenos Aires.
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