✅✅✅have been through, and that would have been the end. But Will was still holding the knife, and he brought it up at once and slashed69 left, right, across the monkey’s face—or where the face would have been if the monkey hadn’t withdrawn70 just in time. That gave Will the moment he needed to seize the edges of the window and press them shut.
His own world had vanished, and he was alone in the moonlit parkland in Cittagazze, panting and trembling and horribly frightened.
But now there was Lyra to rescue. ✅