I DID IT. THE FINAL DRAFT OF "THE BADLINGS" IS COMPLETED. 65K WORDS. 326 PAGES.
I WILL NOW GO STARE AT THE CEILING AND YOU GO READ IT AND TELL ME WHAT YOU THINK.
(And it's been sent to my lovely editor @araenel so I should get the final final final file soon and finally finally publish the beast and start on the second draft of TUBE. Oy...)