AlienAlien3 years ago in Romance More Like This
There were so many, many mechs here. Councilors, nobles, rich merchants. Orion felt utterly out of place for all that Soundwave, Megatronus' faithful assistant, had coached him in preparation. He was still a wreck of nervous energy and almost unable to keep down the few swallows of energon he had managed to take.
Megatronus was glued to his side, or maybe it was the other way around, but he had work. As he had warned Orion, these parties, for all their glitter and glam, were work. You cemented alliances here, showed off your wealth, and were courted on the basis of said wealth.
In contrast to most here Megatronus showed very little of his wealth, but he had always been the odd one out. Unashamed of showing where he came from, what he had battled against.
It was the reason why everyone loved him so, from the press to the poor. Well, not everyone, the nobles were not in love with his charisma as he made sure to curb their attempts of gaining wealth when it threatened Cybertron's internal