ACT I SCENE III CHAPTER VACT I SCENE III CHAPTER V13 hours ago in General Fiction
(Smells like dead donkeys.)
Zayla: (practiced disinterest) Oh. It's you.
Mel: Well. If it isn't the money-obsessed slimeball.
Alejandro: Likewise. (tilts head) Fancy meeting you five here.
Oliver: Whoa whoa whoa wait. You're not still after us, are you?
Alejandro: Honestly, no. I'm after the kid. (points)
Cory: Why? He's just a kid.
Alejandro: (sighs) He said he would pay me a thousand Poke if I followed him around and, quote, "looked cool" for a day. Naturally, he's broke. And of course I only found that out after I spent an hour gushing over his Rattata. (shudders) It was terrible. I'm gonna say this right now, being a paid mercenary is hard. You get jobs of note like picking off prestigious individuals, but then you also get jobs like... That. Never again.
Oliver: In other words, you made us all sick of your face by showing up here for no discernible reason. That takes dedication, although I'm not sure to what.
Alejandro: Actually, I'm waiting for him to get money. (contemplates his