The World of Secca

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  1. Lillith Forbid

    Lillith Forbid Returned Queen of Bondage

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    "Have no fear Lady Forbid, unlike other recent acquaintaces of yours, these one's intentions for you are pure."

    Tiara narrowed her eyes as the man strolled unconfortably close to Dack. She stayed silent, her mouth closed against any remark she would like to make. As he left, Dack muttered to her, so only she could hear. "That thing is no elf, nor even a living being. Even if it's words on these people are true, it's presence taints their work." She blinked once, and stayed sielnt still. Her world blurred around her and her head whirled. Pain shot out the back of her neck and prickled up her scalp. A raging headace was comming on soon, and she would certainly not like it at all.

    "No, that thing, is something else entirely, but for now it seems to be focused onto a more contructive path that it would seem capable of, so it will be tolerated. Even so, it will be some time before we can assemble the right means of destroying it making tolerance much more important." She looked over her shoulder, pain forgotten to look at the man. He stopped by her and looked her up and down. SHe narrowed her eyes still and remained standing there, her body gracefully heald straight and her head up high. Even though she was in little more than rags and was in need of a washroom, she still held her graceful posture and dignified air. The man made a short, slightly stiff, bow.

    "M'lady, I am Gueth Dadromus, of the mage order of Mardon to the east, I recieved your letter on the fall of the city here and set out at once with the aid you requested. Myself and two others, along with armsmen have resecured the tower and restored it to tis former state. Hopefully we can have the city in order in a short time, with your help of course, and soon we can begin the recruitment of more mages." She didnt even flinch as the doors of her Beloved tower slammed shut behind them. How many times had those very doors slam shut when she was being scolded by a higher mage? Her head pounded at the thought of it. Gueth continued. "Now that you have returned you may retire to your chambers, I'm sure room can be found for your escorts, we will begin the task at hand on the morrow" She tipped a slight nodd of the head as he bowed and departed. sHe turned back to Dack and Darian and sighed, her legs wobbly and he head whirling

    " THis place digusts me" ANd she fell to her knees in dizziness.

    ~~~Yula

    "Yeah, you've got a good point. My only concern is that this second figure could potentially be more dangerous than the Stranger. I mean, the Stranger was good, but if he caught me in such a position, and it was a fair fight, I'm not entirely sure which one of us would walk away from it. So he doesn't worry me as much as this new guy. We don't know his name, what he wants, even why he wants to help us! All we know is he does."

    Yula watched as Arlet pulled himself up and leaned over her. She shifted slightly agai and looked up at him as he continued.
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    "But, I guess I've done worse things. So, let's go with door number 2, shall we?" Arelt finished as he looked down at her. SHe smirked up at him, her harsh red eyes glinting miscieviously.

    Yula blinked slightly as he bent down and pecked a small kiss on her cheek. SHe kept her anoyance in check as he pulled back and she resisted the temptation to nip at him as he did so. He smirked at her, stating,"And just so you know, THAT's a kiss. Not trying to rip off the flesh!"

    She growled amusingly and ignored the comment " Shall we go tell him then?"
     
  2. I. R. Shogun

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    Halscious was out of the door to the tower just as it shut behind him. "And good riddance..." he chuckled as he sniffed the air. There was a familiar scent that loomed in the air, but it seemed fairly distant. "The docks..." He muttered as he spun around, massive shadowy wings sprung from his back and he took flight. Shortly he was in the dock quarter. Many eyes fell upon him but quickly went back to their business. Many strange figures had entered the city in recent days, the people had been desensitized to it. He sniffed the air again and looked around. He wasn't sure where he knew this smell from, but he knew it was important.
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    Dack quickly knelt down and caught Taira before she could fall further. Something about this place was bothering her, he could tell that even before she'd said anything about it. He was torn now. The lady couldn't be comfortable in the ragged clothes she wore, or in the unkept state she was in, but it seemed she didn't want to be here. How was he supposed to handle this he wondered.
     
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    Rosgwak The Masked Warrior

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    Arlet watched as Yula stood up, and held open the door, bowing low for her.
    "Ladies first, beautiful ladies before them." he said, grinning, as she stalked past him. As she walked past, he started to reflect, and in his opinion he was starting to break through her shield... not much, but a little bit.

    He then followed her out, and saw the other figure waiting. Smiling he walked up and looked at him.
    "Ok, we'll take your offer. Help us avoid the Stranger, we'll play whatever little game you got going. But", he suddenly said, "a few conditions."
    Arlet then turned to Yula and smiled. He knew this was never part of their discussion, but he felt it was better to be safe than walk willingly into the mouth of Hell.
    "Firstly, we can pull out anytime we want without you turning nasty. Secondly, you make sure we're not doing anything we're not awar of. Thirdly, you break any of these rules, you take your last breaths quickly, cos I won't let you get more. Understood?" he finished, holding out his hand.
     
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    The elf smirked, He deffinately has a high oppinion of himself. Very well, if I absolutely must I'll see just how good he is. "Agreed. However, while you are in my employ until the job is finished, or you leave, by your own accord or through death, you must follow my instructions exactly. Any minor flaws in your performance can and will spell disaster for all of us." He shook the wounded man's hand firm grip, two pumps. He wasn't much of a fan of the hand shake, but if this one insisted it would be done. There was a sudden chill that filled the air, the elf didn't like it, and he knew he wasn't the only one to feel it. He desided it wasn't worth the trouble to endanger their relationship this early on with an encounter like this. He handed Arlet a vague map of this part of the city with one spot marked. "Take this, get to the marked building. It is supposedly abandoned, an illusion. There is no need for great speed, so take your time and cover your tracks. Once you've made it there use the map on the other side to find the secret trigger that will allow you to see the true nature of the building. Once that's done find the keeper of the building. Tell him you're there for Bladefist's book. When that's done get to the old Bloody Fist gang headquarters. I'll answer any questions and give you further instruction there." Once they were gone to do the task he made his way to the alleyway behind the building. He had an appointment to make, and he wanted to shake the source of that foul aura in the air.
     
  5. Lillith Forbid

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    Yula made for the door and reached for the handle, but Arlet got to it first, opening it for her with that foolish grin on his face."Ladies first, beautiful ladies before them."yula rolled her eyes and miscieviously grinned. It was a dangerous grin, almost cold but not quite. She walked past him, back into the room that thay were first in.

    "Ok, we'll take your offer. Help us avoid the Stranger, we'll play whatever little game you got going. But a few conditions."
    Yula cocked her head only a bit and flashed her red eyes angerly. tHe little git.. And that smile he flashed her. she glared back in reply. He continued.

    "Firstly, we can pull out anytime we want without you turning nasty. Secondly, you make sure we're not doing anything we're not awar of. Thirdly, you break any of these rules, you take your last breaths quickly, cos I won't let you get more. Understood?" Arlet finished and held out his hand, Yula standing nearby.
     
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    Darian stood grimly, what was he supposed to do? He could only protect and organize, he was good at charming and debating, but not at cheering people up, he didn't know much about the body except that flesh was weak, people got tired, beings mated, everything eventually died. HE himself could spend a life in a pit for a home as long as he had something to do, but he sensed it was not so with Tiara, she was used to much more extravagent things in life, things he almost grew used to before his exile. He just stood helplessly as Dack helped Tiara, 'He's a better man then I' thought Darian solemnly, but he knew he would still be needed, later, if the city became organised under a ruler or council he would be even more necessary, but he knew that was long off. From behind he sensed something, a faint presence, there was an feeling about that he had only experienced once before near a powerful artefact. Then he felt the breeze, light, almost nothing, but he felt it, "Down!" he shouted while leaping forward to pull Dack and Tiara to the ground.

    The man in red stood, one arm produced from the front of his cloak, his hood was thrown back but he still wore his mask. In the one hand that appeared from his cloak, which dragged behind him for nearly twelve feet, was a four foot single edged katana. "Darian Caise I presume, maybe you'll recognize me" the man lefted his mask off and threw it to the ground. Darian stepped back in shock and readied his spear, "Get Tiara to a safe distance" he told Dack without looking at him, Darian had stood up while the man in red was talking. "Why Res? Why are you doing this?" Dack heardDarian speak this as he lifted Tiara from the ground and began to move her away, that sword is the man in reds ahnd, Res was his name, had a magic aura around it most definately, but Dack sensed it was not active, Tiara would have known this most likely.
     
  7. I. R. Shogun

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    Dack was already moving just before Darian said to get Taira out of there. He'd been raised in one of the most unforgiving places in the world, he'd leared early on hesitaton or indecision got a man killed. He knew the mage guards would aid Darian in fighting that man, but still he had his doubts. Res, where have I heard that name before? They made it two blocks before Dack finally lost the need to run. He made it to the inn his network had set him a room for. He hadn't had a chance to go there before meeting Taira, but now was as good a time as any. The inn keeper watched wide eyed as he entered carrying in the mage. Dack wasn't sure what to do, so he did the first thing he could think to do, "Name's Keeneyes. I believe you have a room for me." He said this in a very carefully picked tone and made his sword cleary visible. The innkeeper'd head Dack's reputation when the arrangements had been made. The elf wouldn't make a scene, and wouldn't leave any traces save for the open throat of the innkeeper. No missing items, he'd simply kill and hide the man and leave in the morning. "Last one on the left," the man eventually said. "Thank you," responded Dack as he ascended the stairs and headed for the room. He layed the mage on the bed and took a chair in the corner to wait for her to come to.
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    The elf moved carefully into the old alleyway, still making certain he wasn't followed despite his cloak. He waited for the other half of this meeting to arrive as they shortly did in a dull flash of mana. The male bowed to the elf but was stopped before fully bowing, "No brother, he's not worthy. He didn't achieve his mission. What's your progress" The female stared coldly at the elf who returned the gaze, "Good to see you too. I've gained some allies, they're working on getting the book now. I've managed to track some of the target's movements. Soon enough I'll know his purpose."
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    Halscious followed the scent right to what seemed to be it's source. Yula and one of the males from before. This isn't it, no but it'll be enough for now. He desided to follow them. It seemed they were doing something, perhaps leading him to the others?
     
  8. Lillith Forbid

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    Tiara, in her haze between conscienceness and unconsciencenss she could barely make out what was happening. It was coonfusing. Her brow set, she climbed to the top of this dark pool, her aching head making her gasp and the sudden jerk back into reality hitting her like a pool of ice. she shuttered as she sat up right in a bed she didnt recognise. She looked around the room with glazed eyes . An inn. She was at an inn. Imediatly she looked to the corner and saw Dack. sHe blinked and half shouted, half rasped " What happened?" Her voice shaky, yet firm with frantic concern.
     
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    Dack was a bit startled when Taira came to as he'd been lost in thought. He sighed, "Not much, when you passed out a man with a high magic aura appeared and challenged Darian. Seems his past has more demons than I'd thought. He had a great deal of potential magic prowess. Don't ask me where, but I think I've heard of the attacker before."
     
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    Yen stepped through the shadows hefing the bundle on his back and making his way across the ground silently, making sure he was not noticed, he crept forward though the alleyways liek a stray cat. The city had turned ugly, and those foudn alone on the streets would likely be dead co0me morning, the mob was unstoppable. Not for the Har'tahren. Was Yens note to himself. Dagrath had wanted this done quickly without evidence, his men had already slaughtered the occupants of the mage tower and extrodited the precious items and set their packages in place. A few other groups had positioned themselves in precise locations and the rest had gone on to Secca. This would be their last night in the woodland realm, Yen did not think he cared.

    Across the street was a ramshakle assortment of buildings in the slums of the city, a sprawling mass of wooden shacks and inns piled close together and made by inept fools, it was the perfect place to begin. Yen checked the street, and once under cover he snuck across and made hs was inside to a small stable full of dry hay. Unslinging his bundle he opened it to reveal ten packs of white coals, each pack containing at least a dozen of the small whitepebbles. He quickly got to work, putting some on the rafters and in th epiles of hay, and more in the stalls once he was ready he took out a tinderbox and a length of fuse.

    "Mister?" The small stableboy enquired, he had been woken by the soft scraping of the flink from beheith the straw in an empty stall. Yen had not thought anyone would be left here during the riots, the child could be no older than seven, eyes wide with curiosity and fear, maybe he was just a boy hiding from the danger of the streets, Yen did not know, he dropped the flint and walked to the boy, who shied away in fear.

    Yen put his palms forward and knelt before the boy. "Dont be afraid, it is dangerous out, you must have been sheltering in here?" The boy nodded, still nervous. "Dont worry, I wont tell anyone, but you have to be very very quiet or the scary people outside will hear you, so dont make a.....what was that!?" He gasped and looked over behind the boy. the young lad turned in shock and Yen clamped his hand over the boys mouth, pushing his black Sai between his ribs and into his heart. There was one jubber and the boy writhed in pain, but was held firmly n his arms. Yen felt the warm breath go out of the boy and dropped the corpse where he had slept. He would have burned with the rest of them, Yen felt no pity.

    He resumed his work with the fuse, tying to to one pack of white coal in the rafter, where it would burst and set the rest alightand used the flint to light a taper holding it ready he waited untill the fain ring of the cities bells came and touched it to the fuse. He then ran.

    moments later the stable was enveloped in a ball of white flame so bright it made night day for a few moments, there was almost noting left there when he turned back, but shards of burning logs showered all around and flames licked across the rooftops. All around the city it was happening, and the gates had been sealed, but for one sewer entry where he made his way.

    That night the flame could be seen for leagues around burning for days as the city crumbled. Yen turned his back to the city when he left and didnt look back, his mission was in secca now, under the command of Dagrath, the most skilled of the har'tahren, and by far the most ruthless.
     
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    "Not much, when you passed out a man with a high magic aura appeared and challenged Darian. Seems his past has more demons than I'd thought. He had a great deal of potential magic prowess. Don't ask me where, but I think I've heard of the attacker before."

    Tiara groaned and pressed her fingers into her eyes u til stars burst from her vison. Throwing herself back onto the bed, she couldnt help but thing that if Darian died it would be her fault. Maybe it wasent true, but she still felt it. Her eyes stayed closed as she turned over on the opposite side, facing Dack " I hope he comes back well and good, because we need him. We need all the help we can get" And with that, she turned over again and weariness swept her up on her toes and then down again to rest fitfully.

    The last thought she had was that Secca, her beloved city and home, has indeed fallen and she was not sure she could bring it back up.
     
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    "Res? Thats a good name I like it, I believe it is my name, it seems very familiar as do you, and strangely so does that other elf who left with the girl. I wish I could remember but oh well, the past is the past, the future is now, I shall have to kill you" The man in red, who was indeed Res, rushed forward sweeping his blade in a glittering arc, Darian duckked and rolled, he came up and thrust his spear forward, but the man in red no-handed cartwheeled over the thrust and pushed the spear back with a swipe of his blade.

    Darian was startled, this skill, it was less then Res' usual calibur of power, not to mention he was not using and special trained techniques, nor using his swords powers, this Darian was glad for and would not bring upm he realized Res did not know who he himself was, either that or the young man had become utterly deranged.

    Res looked at the man who was standing nearby who had greeted Tiara earlier, "If I were you i'd call for more men, lord knows you'll need it, this man should be good exercise for my warm-up, now go with speed and get some more men for me to fight" Res charged forward, and as he came in reach of Darians spear he leapt up in the air, his cloak following him strangely. Darian swept his spear up, but Res landed on it and stoof there, then ran forward, Dariand knew he had the drop his weapon, so he did and then rolled, as he came up he saw Res throw the spear to the oppisite end of the room, "Come now I was expecting more from you Darian Caise, Vincent told me you were strong, I see he was being foolish as ever."

    Darian Froze as Res stood there, Vincent has sent him, most liekly on orders of the council, he should have expected it, they did it to Freygan, why wouldn't they do it to him? Res rushed forward, Darian raised his left arm which was covered in armor.
     
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    "If I were you i'd call for more men, lord knows you'll need it, this man should be good exercise for my warm-up, now go with speed and get some more men for me to fight" Gueth was more than a little amused by this, though at the same time a little perturbed by the acts that had lead to Taira leaving, she was important for this, and disruption was not as amusing as the self-indulgant performances of this red cloaked fool. Gueth's amusement was fueled a little when he noted the cloak, the thing must have been a good six yards long, more than enough for the man to trip himself up.

    Clicking his fingers a wall of flame appeared between the two dueling foes, just as the elf was charging, though he stopped before the roaring heat of the blaze. He turned to face the red-fool. "More men? no, my guards are for show, to carry the cases and so forth, the lord knows your the only one who may need help, you seem to hold yourself in high esteem, so lets see if its justified. You have the trappings of one with some magical skill but refuse to use it, I'm intrigued to find out if you can." A flick of his hands sent the flame spinning like a wave across the floor, the heat a few milimetres above the floor to prevent burns, but the tongues licking spans into the air. Soon the wall of flame encased the man in red before he could move aside forming a red cell. Another short hand gesture and the fire shot upwards and together closing the cage.

    "Lets see if you can get out of that one without your cloak catching fire?"
     
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    Halscious turned in the direction of mana being used. High mage? No, it's to strong a spell for her without her staff. Gueth then... He thought about going to see what the magus was doing, but desided he could handle himself. Besides, these two would prove more interesting. He only wondered what Arlet and Yula were doing...
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    The elf pondered his new instructions. He would have about a month to cleanse the city, before the enemy had it firmly within it's grasp. He was headed for the old Bloody Fist head quarters, no longer trying to conceal himself. Dawn was breaking and it wasn't uncommon for people to be walking the streets at this time of day.
     
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    Res began to laugh a cold laugh, then the flames seemed to be sucked into the pommel stone of his sword, "Nice try mage but that won't work on me, my employers informed me of this weapons powers and I must say I like them very much" Res lept forwards at Darian who braced himself. Suddenly half of Res' sword turned red, Darians stood in suck, he knew what that weapon did, he had been there when the master smith had forged it.

    Darian rolled as Res swept is sword through the air, then he got up and ran as fast as he could to his spear, "Use ice or water magic! That pommel stone is the Orb of Fire so don't do anything that could feed its power" he shouted. Darian lifted he spear as Res aproached, the blade still glowing, he knew what would happen.

    The blade clove through Darians spear as if it were butter. The elf swept what remained of his spear at the mans feet tripping him.
     
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    As the farce continued and the half armoured elf agave him his adivce gueth was intrigued as to the swords nature.

    "You know, you could have mentioned this sooner, any other tips would be useful now rather than later" He said, going through some hand motions in preparation for a few arcan spells he had known for quite some time. With any luck his companions would come down from upstairs after sensing the disturbances and investigate, some help would do.

    "Aesthta gaano miosh..." Gueth recited sweeping his hand in a diagonal motion with his two first fingers and thumb extended. Curling the fingers into a claw he thrusted his hand forward at the red cloaked man. "Icci lamma diam norr!" There was a flash and a ball of blue-white light appeared in Gueth's grasp, after a moment a stream of light shot out from the end and the room began to grow colder and colder. Gueth aimed the stream of potent ice magic at the red man, mainly at the pommel of his sword, aswell as the red hot blade, also streading the flow to pummel the swords holder to keep him distracted by the cold sharp frost in his face.

    With his other hand he raised the broken end of the elf's spear and sent it through the air to merge with its haft, rejoining into its former piece in the elf's hands. Gueth was glad the red cloaked man was focusing on the elf, it would give him enough distraction for gueth to deal with him. "Now what?" he said, keeping the ice-stream on the red man.
     
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    Tiara woke up to find that Dack left her. Blinking against the light that crept behind the curtain of the inn, she got up from the tangled mess of bedsheets and limbs. Untangling herself, she quickly pulled her cloak on and slipped her shoes on her feet. Grimy as they were, they were sill warm and the chilled air around her gave her the shivers. Sighing slightly, she sat back on the bed. The mattress squeeked protestingly, but she ignored it. Her htoughts wandered.

    Was Darian all right?

    Where was he?

    And where was Dack?

    had he gone somewhere?

    The tower? wHy go back to it?


    The thoughts whirled in her mind until she ouldnt take it. Getting up from the bed, she wlaked over to the door and made her way back down the steps to see if Dack had gone to the bar below for a refresher.
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    Dawn approched chilly and fresh as three figures walked side by side as one. Cloaks whistled in the wind as thier bowed heads covered thier features. People edged away from the three when they walked down the streets, giving them a wide berth to walk in. THe three seemed to animate the power of danger in the city. They kept walking, thier feet together in each step and thier beats together in rthym. They seemed suspicious in the least to say, but strangly, the figures were no taller than a young woman, about the age of young womanhood.

    At last, on the corner of two shops, the three stopped. A whisper floated aound them from the middle of as it lifted it's head. The hood was plled back to reveal rather stunning red eyes and short-cropped brown hair.

    " We have made to the city of Secca, sisters...the broken city the seer was talking about"

    The voice of the girl was a girlish growl, yet held the voice of command. Both the other sisters raised thier head and let down thier hoods. One had the fairest of hair with bright blue eyes. That one clutched a rather cynical looking toy in her arms as if it were her life. THe other had flaming purple hair with amber eyes. They were fierce amber eyes with the light of battle in them.

    "At Last" THey said in unision.
     
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    Halscious was growing bored watching the two doing, whatever it was that they were doing. Suddenly he felt something, not entirely unlike himself within the city. He left the two to their devices to seek out this new energy. What he found surprised him a bit. Three young women, with an air to them eerily similar to his own moving through the streets in a way that was much like that Vaden had wandered the streets, that is to say, with villagersgoing out of their way to avoid the youth's path.
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    The elf felt a chill run through him, "Something foul is in the air..." he muttered. He had more pressing matters to attend to. He entered the run down old warehouse the Bloody fist had dwelled in for those months. He didn't go past the lobby, seeing no point in making them take longer than absolutely nesessary to find him so they could get out of this dank hole. He sat down and pondered things. He didn't want to involve more people in this than the very minimum. However his new time limit wasn't one that made that easy. "What to do, what to do," he toyed with several ideas, but one kept coming up. "Not until there's no other choice, not unless absolutely nessesary..."
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    Dack sat in the old bar awaiting his breakfast. He couldn't help but wonder what had happened to Darian, and what that Res character had against him. Taira soon came down and sat at his table. "Morning. Sleep well?" he asked, not really being much of a morning person himself.
     
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    Rosgwak The Masked Warrior

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    Watching their new "partner" walk out of the building, Arlet turned to Yula and grinned.
    "Well, now that we've gotten rid of the second complete stranger for the evening, shall we try and get some sleep, or are we gonna wait for the next one? Third time's a charm." he said jokingly. Then, without waiting for an answer he walked into the next room and looked at the table where he had previously lain. It wasn't entirely uncomfortable, and they did need sleep. But just as he was walking towards it, his "gentlemanly" instincts kicked in, and he turned to Yula.

    Suddenly, he placed his hands on her waist, and getting a grip he lifted her up gently and placed her down on the table. He then turned just as suddenly and walked over to a nearby chair.
    "That thing's not that bad for sleeping on. You use it, get some rest. I had enough when I was unconscious earlier." he said, poking his tongue out slightly. "And don't worry bout trouble, I'll keep watch till morning." he said, sticking his feet out and relaxing. With all that said, Arlet settled back, giving the impression of sleep, but still as alert as ever.

    ----Timeskip----

    The next morning started, a bit sooner than Arlet would have expected, but nonetheless...

    Walking over to the bed, Arlet gently shook Yula's shoulder then jumped back. He'd seen people lose hands by trying to wake mercenaries in that manner. Getting a bit closer, he looked at her, sleeping. He was struck by how attractive she was, even in sleep, her dark hair spread gently around her firm, yet beautiful face... grinning, Arlet mentally pushed his libido aside. This was no time for that.

    "Yula, wake up." he whispered, knowing that she'd hear him. He then turned and started rummaging through the cupboards, hoping to find something to eat. Apparently whoever owned this establishment had left the night before without any of them realising. Maybe all the events were too much for a simple doctor, Arlet thought with a smirk.
     
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    Lillith Forbid Returned Queen of Bondage

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    Yula rolled her eyes and crossed her arms at his foolsih ways. Folisness is close to manly-ness, she thought drearily. Following Arlet into the other room, she blinked, surprised as a hand caught her waist and easily lifted her up. SHe wiggled and growled until she was set down firmly on the doctors table. Furious, she growled and seethed as she cursed herself for letting her guard down. Muttering under her breath, she spoke loud enough so he could hear her.

    "Do that again and your teeth will not remain attached to your head. Maybe the ass is a better place" SHe flashed her eyes as him and layed down on the table. She knew he wouldnt take the comment in a negative way, with his demeanor and all. Turning her back to him, she closed her eyes.

    She didnt go right to sleep, but perfered to listen to see if thier recent visitor might still be around. Her eyes opened and she looked over her shoulder at Arlet, who froze his face to look like the image of sleep, but was failing a bit. His breathing was still normal and his eyes were quite still. SHe rolled her eyes and lay back down. sOon, sleep took her mind for rest.

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    Yula woke to the push in the side and breath on her face. As fast as lightning, she snatched her hand above her, but groped just air, for who-ever was standing there pulled back just in time. She did catch a slight lock of hair, balled up in her fists.

    Groggily leaning up, she relised the hair was Arlet's and she looked over to him. He turned away and rummaged through the cupbourds, trying to find something. Food, most likely. Getting up and sliding off the table, Yula stretched and put her belt and daggers back onto her waist for safe keeping. In a more cheerful mood that before, she decided this day was for the better. Yet, as she thought it, she remebered that her cheerful moods were that much better than her foul moods.
     
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