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A toxic had successfully landed on Kirk at the start of the battle, and even when he was in the skies, it was obvious to tell that his body was rotting from the inside because of it. The battle was one-sided from the moment it began like this, with Kirk diving in alone as Aten surrounded herself in the tall grass, her sleek body hidden as she trotted around, analyzing the situation. The Sylveon glared with a bright blue gaze up at the giant chicken in the sky -- if they were going to lose the fight, it would be due to his rashness.
Who will protect Kineta now, when you die?
Though it was obvious Aten should have taken on the dragon due to the inherent advantage she had over the Salamence, it was impossible. Taking her to the skies would have left them open to an attack from the Ferrothorn hidden in the grass, its traps spread about him like a ninja lying in wait. Aten could sense through her feelers where a stray Spike or pod of a Leech Seed was, and of