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The library was closed when Princess Celestia arrived, terrible glory her raiment. With narrowed eyes, she approached.
"Stop!" cried a high-pitched voice, and Celestia turned.
"...if you don't mind, that is, your Highness," said Fluttershy, bowing before her (though it seemed more like cowering in attitude).
"Hast thou been sent to forestall our approach?" cried Celestia, her voice thunderous, her eyes afire.
Fluttershy flinched, and then recovered. She walked closer, the heat from her ruler making her hair smolder. "I know I'm not wearing the Element of Kindness right now, your Majesty, but I claim the Bearer's Right, because I don't want to need it later."
Celestia's eyes returned to their usual appearance, though her mane retained the hues of flame. "The Right is granted."
Fluttershy looked away, and shuffled a forehoof. "When I tried to make your animals love me, all I got was a stampede and a heartache. I was desper