TF: Old Soldier FIRST DRAFT Contest EntryTitle: Transformers: Old Soldier FIRST DRAFT Contest Entry
Universe: G1 (Pre-Earth)
Warnings: Violence, Non-canon character death
Author's Note: This is my (mostly) unedited first draft. The contest specified minimal editing, which was extremely difficult for me. While I don't think this is bad, it's not as refined as I'd normally post. In fact, there are two details which need work/editing. Hopefully, they're not as obvious to others as they are to me (since I'm super critical of my own work).
Smoke hung heavy over Praxus, obscuring optics and clogging vents. Here, the once proud city-state stood cracked and charred, covered in ash. The glorious crystals of the Helix Gardens, the pinnacle of Cybertronian art and beauty, lay shattered. Many of the civilians were gone, long since fled or dead. Those that remained had abandoned their civilian ways, forced into more militaristic roles.
Raising above the surrounding ruins, th
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Breaks down walls.
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Transformers Generation 1: Ironhide x Beachcomber
Beachcomber was perhaps the gentlest soldier the Autobots had. Not one of the strongest soldiers or more talented fighters, he often made use of himself in other ways. Most times, he could be found around the Autobot base, cleaning or helping with the smaller, menial tasks not many Autobots even had time for.
On occassion, he would help out in the medbay. When he had the free time, he would sometimes come and visit the hurt mechs there, and though he bore nothing more than a friendly smile, his was always a welcome face.
It was one such morning that he walked in, humming softly to himself, and saw a large, hulking red mech, one that he hadn't seen before.
He walked over curiously. The mech turned to look at him with equal interest. The scars and fatigue of war were clear on his face; he had probably seen this medbay many, many times before. Beachcomber wondered how they hadn't crossed pa
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1. final grocery list
2. wet and furious
3. it can’t be you!
5. Rorschach's blot
6. save your flowers
7. nothing is as real
8. transgressions (against the father)
9. it happens at this time, every night
10. the unheard anthem
13. dormant, for now
14. sixteen times
17. feint of
18. the formula for skin
20. bare and tremulous
23. on the cusp
24. migrant consciousness
25. loitering hole
28. the milieu of passersby
29. a firm beak