A carbon recovery unit follows a grid of coordinates programmed by a central recovery protocol. Carbon levels measured a saturation beyond the limit of natural recovery, leading to the deployment of CRUs—a swarm of artificial ocean carbon recovery units. Paired with an ODT, the CRUs embark on their mission, recover the carbon, and return for scrubbing. Unit 68-A85 never returned.
The sweeping procedure of the seas produces the fruitful cargo you bring home. But you’re not home, you lost your way. A recovery unit’s signal should be strong and everlasting, positionally accurate, a dot among dots. The signal was strong then gone all at once. Where did you go, my unit? You set out beyond the breakers with your ODT to return home with organic bounty, but you’re missing. Oscillation endeavour, a wave on the waves. Your achievements are tied to our shared prosperity, where are you now? Dear sweet recovery unit, your signal is lost, we cannot find you. Where di_