Subject: Re: [PW!] [NC] Sprout Tower of Terror
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2001 04:22:49 GMT
From: Adrian Tymes
Organization: Prodigy Internet http://www.prodigy.com
> When Doppler sees Drake put his hand on Marcia, he walks over there, dragging
> Aerie, who is still hugging him and asking him what he's been up to, with him.
> Marcia growls when she sees Doppler arrive at the refreshment table with Aerie.
> She manages to slip out of Drake's hold, then crosses her arms and narrows her
> eyes at Doppler, "I don't need your help, Doppler. I never have and I never
> will." She turns her back to Doppler and faces Tetsuo again, waiting for his
"At this rate, perhaps I should just switch with Mimic for a while."
Drake blinks. "Mimic's here?"
Dee nods towards the tower's central shaft. "He's giving the usual
resident the night off."
"..." Drake blinks again. "But...how...?"
Dee shrugs. "Even I can't figure him out sometimes." As if only now
noticing his daughter, he looks down and responds, "I'll talk to you
later. Right now, it's much more important for you to wander around
and try to make some friends."
"Ok daddy!" She detaches herself and wanders into the crowd...only to
realize she has no idea what to say or what to do. Fear creeps up
around her, but one quick look back to her smiling father, and a
reassuring nod from him, gives her the courage to continue, albeit no
Dee too disappears into the crowd, flowing from shape to shape. He
had not wanted Marcia to identify him so quickly, but his instincts got
ahold of him. #Keep it cool, Dee. With all the people hitting on her,
maybe she could use a friend tonight instead of a lover. *Especially*
instead of who she thinks is you.#
As Marcia continues to stare down Tetsuo, a young, obviously female
sudowoodo of Aerie's approximate dimensions emerges from the crowd.
She eyes Tetsuo up and down, then remarks, "Hey, lady, why're you
wasting your anger on *grandpa* here?"