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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4305 on: August 22, 2018, 09:56:00 AM »

Cole looked up when he heard a car pull in, and when he saw it was Clemence's, he froze. He thought he was pretty well put of sight from the lot, but he decided to move deeper into the woods just to be safe.

Sunny shrugged. "I'm fine. Could be better."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4306 on: August 22, 2018, 10:42:37 AM »

Clemence peered outside and frowned, though she couldn't see Cole. She figured he was in the forest, but she also figured getting out now was probably a bad idea because the moon was almost up. She just wanted to make sure he didn't hurt himself or anything.

"Yeah, I understand. Do you think Chris'll show up tonight?' He asked.
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« Reply #4307 on: August 22, 2018, 11:33:47 AM »

Cole squeezed his eyes shut tight as the moon rose and the change set in, but luckily, he blacked out not too long after. He just hoped Clemence wasn't close enough to hear it.

"I don't know. I kinda hope he does, but then again..." she trailed off. Sunny hadn't seen or heard from him since that day with the witches, and she was worried. But if he hated her now, and the witches had messed with his mind the way they had Clemence's, she figured she wouldn't hear from him ever again.
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« Reply #4308 on: August 22, 2018, 11:49:05 AM »

Clemence watched the moon go up, and realised she'd been holding her breath for a while. She breathed out slowly and then cautiously got out of the car.

Chris had been sent out into the woods by the witches, which he'd expected as much from. All he had to do was find Cole, and then keep the hunter girl away from him for the night. He probably wouldn't remember his instructions after he changed but he figured instinct would kick in well enough.
He watched as the moon rose and waited, blacking out quickly.

"Yeah," Ferris frowned a bit. "Whatever he's doing, I hope he's alright."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4309 on: August 22, 2018, 12:02:57 PM »

"I just..." Sunny sighed. "This sucks, Ferris, you know?"
And now, with the full moon rising, the call back to the ocean was ringing at nearly full volume in her head. Except...it sounded different this time. I want to help you, it seemed to be saying, even though there weren't really words.

Andrew sucked in a harsh breath and called Clemence, hoping she'd pick up.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4310 on: August 22, 2018, 12:16:01 PM »

Ferris looked out his window again, biting his lip. "Let's go for a swim," he suggested.

Clemence cursed when her phone rang and startled her, but she quickly picked up. "Andrew? What's up?"
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4311 on: August 22, 2018, 12:23:53 PM »

Sunny paused as she looked out her window. "Okay, sounds good to me. Meet at the beach?" she asked as she gathered up her things.

"Hey, I think I know where Chris is," Andrew told her. "He's heading this way, towards...something. Some kind of building, ten miles away. That's where Cole is, right?"
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« Reply #4312 on: August 22, 2018, 12:59:25 PM »

"Yeah, i'll be there in ten," Ferris said, though he decided he'd walk instead of drive.

Clemence looked toward the words, her stomach dropping as she realized what was happening. "I gotta go," she said hurriedly and hung up. She slid her phone into her pocket and then went back to her car to grab the gun she had found under her bed earlier and started running out to the trees.
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« Reply #4313 on: August 22, 2018, 01:36:57 PM »

"Cool, I'll be there soon." Sunny hung up and hurried over to her room. She dropped off her books and laptop and put her swimsuit on underneath her clothes before heading back out. Halfway, she realized she'd forgotten shoes, but that didn't bother her so much.

"Wait!" Andrew said, but she had hung up. He sighed, frustrated, and strapped his knives and gun to him before he took off sprinting for the warehouse.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4314 on: August 22, 2018, 02:47:45 PM »

Ferris got to the beach pretty faat and waited. He had to refrain from just running and jumping in the water, because he had to wait for Sunny.

Clemence sprinted into the woods, using her instincts as best she could to find Cole and consequently find Chris.
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« Reply #4315 on: August 22, 2018, 03:20:51 PM »

Sunny got to the beach not long after, and grinned when she saw Ferris. She ran towards the water and just barely managed to avoid running straight into him.

Wolf-Cole was able to pick up on the hunter's scent - and he ran. There were more important things to focus on, like finding his pack mate. The hunter could always be dealt with later.
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« Reply #4316 on: August 22, 2018, 03:49:34 PM »

"Woah!" Ferris laughed and sidestepped after she ran past, but then took off after her to the water.

The other wolf caught onto the scent of another and began barreling toward it. As he came closer he saw the other one through the trees, and skid to a halt with his teeth bared. He knew this wolf, he could tell, but he felt apprehensive about it.

Clemence could tell the two wolves were near each other now - and near her. She stopped running to try and get her wits about her, realizing at this point she was only relying on instinct.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4317 on: August 22, 2018, 03:54:23 PM »

Sunny dove into the waves with a grin. She barely even felt how cold the water was at this time of year.

The first wolf stopped when he did, and snarled at it - not necessarily in an aggressive way, but he definitely was not happy with the other wolf at the moment.

Andrew still had a ways to go, but he sensed he was getting closer, and he hoped Clemence could, too.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4318 on: August 22, 2018, 03:57:53 PM »

Ferris dove in, enjoying the transformation more than he usually did - probably from the moon.

The wolf growled low in his throat, hackles raised as he watched the other one.

Clemence took a few deep breaths. She knew Andrew was on his way, but she needed to get closer to the wolves. Cautiously she crept forward until they were in sight, but stayed low just to keep an eye on things. She wouldn't let Chris hurt Cole again.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4319 on: August 22, 2018, 04:11:35 PM »

Sunny turned back to look at Ferris, smiling again. This was the best she'd felt in days, and even though she figured it was the moon doing it, she didn't particularly have the energy to care, or to fight it.
"So, where to?" she asked.

The first wolf walked in a slow half circle around the other, testing to see what his reaction would be.
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