The legend pictured is the progenitor of Moby Dick.
Sailorman thinks the story is real—not Melville, but the legend. The credibility
is surprisingly high given Sailorman's condition and genetic abnormalities. It's the whale who contributes the sailor portion of the name. Yes, a whale named Sailor is conjoined with a human suffering from amnesia.
Whale-human liaisons work tirelessly seeking out Robert, but Sailorman doesn't want to be found. Not yet, anyway.
Meanwhile, Shayla hunts the original white whale, except it wasn't white and it wasn't a whale. It was an organic alien spacecraft with a ruling population of parasites known as . . ..
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