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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4515 on: September 17, 2018, 03:36:26 AM »

"Cool." Sunny smiled, and checked the time on her phone. "Hey, I gotta head to my next class, but it was good talking to you."

He smiled lightly at that. "All right, thanks."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4516 on: September 17, 2018, 03:44:34 AM »

"Yeah, you too. Don't forget my offer about stats," Marco said with a good-natured smile.

Clemence hummed in response, looking down at her hands. "Hey, do you have any plans today?" She asked.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4517 on: September 17, 2018, 03:54:38 AM »

“I won’t. Thanks, Marco. I’ll catch you later.” Sunny smiled back at him before gathering up her things and heading towards the science building.
For some reason, as Sunny walked, she felt as if someone were watching her, but she did her best to ignore it.

Cole shook his head. “Not really, no. What about you?”
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4518 on: September 17, 2018, 04:33:50 AM »

Marco watched her go, then quickly pulled his phone out and sent a text to someone.

"I have class in a bit but then I'm free," she said.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4519 on: September 17, 2018, 04:43:15 AM »

(Okay, I was gonna wait to do my idea, but I’m impatient, lol. Plus I wanna see what, if anything, Chris will do...)

Sunny waited until the restroom was clear of people before she went inside, and waited even longer to make sure no one saw her not wash her hands - she made sure to sanitize them with the strongest, most effective antibiotic she could find, but she knew it wasn’t enough, and she didn’t want anyone else to see it - before she walked out.
It turned out, though, that she wouldn’t make it to her next class. The last thing Sunny registered before blacking out was water being poured all over her, and her legs fusing together, preventing her from running.

Someone then sent Chris a text message: What all do you know of humans being turned into merfolk?

“Oh, okay. Do you wanna get lunch or something?” Cole asked her.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4520 on: September 17, 2018, 05:00:30 AM »

(BIIIIIII. UGH.)

Who is this? Chris immediately texted back as soon as he read the message, frowning deeply. He'd almost forgotten all the turmoil he'd had to go through with the merfolk, and he didn't really care to continue it. Especially not now.

"Yeah, sure. Anywhere specific?" Clemence asked.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4521 on: September 17, 2018, 05:59:29 AM »

( :3 )

Don't tell me you don't remember the woman who nursed you back to health after your car accident, the witch sent sith a smirk. In a new message, she said, I hate to bother you so close to your exams, but I'm afraid we need your assistance. Come out front. Now.

Cole shook his head before remembering he was on the phone. "Uh, no, I don't really have any ideas."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4522 on: September 17, 2018, 08:15:38 AM »

Chris's shoulders went rigid and he gripped his phone, unmoving for a moment. He took a few breaths before he packed up his things and then went out the front door to go meet her.

"Alright, no ideas means we get pizza," Clemence said with finality.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4523 on: September 17, 2018, 08:32:06 AM »

“Hey!” The young witch called from her open window as Chris approached. She had curly, honey blonde hair and green eyes, and was making sure to keep her expression as open and friendly as possible. Which was hard to do, given the situation. Natalie hadn’t wanted to use the werewolf at all, and she failed to see how he was relevant in turning the human-born mer back into humans. But Lady Arachna had asked her to pick him up, and Natalie wasn’t going to argue. “Hurry up and get in, we gotta get back before they start!”

“You drive a hard bargain,” Cole laughed, “but okay. Do you want to come over here, or do you want me to come to you?”
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4524 on: September 17, 2018, 08:36:28 AM »

Chris walked over, but he didn't get in right away. "Before they start what?" He asked, his tone and expression guarded. He'd been telling Sunny the truth about not trusting the witches, he really wanted nothing to do with them. At all.

"I can come over, you should just rest," Clemence said and checked the time. "I gotta head out, but I'll text you when I'm on my way over."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4525 on: September 17, 2018, 08:44:19 AM »

"I'll let you know when we get there. Either you're getting in this car of your own choice, or I'm taking your free will away. But either way, you are going to get in and come with me," Ariana said sternly, and narrowed her brows.

Cole smiled. "Okay, no problem. Just let me know."
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4526 on: September 17, 2018, 11:35:52 AM »

Chris's eyebrows raised slightly, and with a small sigh he got into the car.

"Will do," Clemence said before she hung up and then went to class.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4527 on: September 17, 2018, 12:23:51 PM »

Ariana rolled the window up and sped off to the witches’ house. Once there, she led Chris to the shed out in the backyard where the coven performed their rituals, but to her dismay, the door was already locked.
“Dammit,” she hissed. “We’re gonna have to wait for the spell to take its course, then.” Ariana leaned against the wall, next to the partially open window, from which Sunny crying and moaning in pain could be heard. The witch didn’t seem to pay it any mind. After all, any spell to try and reverse magical transformations wasn’t pleasant; magical energy didn’t tend to want to leave the person it was a part of.

Cole smiled to himself, wider and happier than it had been for a while, and he went to go shower and make himself more presentable.
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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4528 on: September 17, 2018, 01:31:26 PM »

Chris's blood ran cold at the sounds. "Who's in there? What are they doing?!"

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Re: Unlikely Allies
« Reply #4529 on: September 17, 2018, 01:38:00 PM »

Ariana inspected her nails before she answered. Damn, she really needed a fill in. "Oh, I don't know her name. But she's one of the human-born mer, and we're just trying to turn her back, that's all. Just to see if we can."
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