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Chapter 1: Inspection
Our computer beeped with life. I turned to see an 'N' in Wedding Text BT floating on the ghostly white screen. Jo-Jo beamed and shouted, "It's Near!" Sammy leaped from the couch and accepted the call.
"Hey, Near!" We all greeted. There was the sound of a flushing toilet coming from upstairs. A second later, Harper ran down the stairs wearing nothing more than a bright pink bathrobe and leather gloves. Her long, blonde, brown-down-lighted hair trailed after her like a wet curtain.
"HOLY SMOKES! NEAR! IS MELLO THERE?!" She cried, coming up behind me. I chuckled as Near's monotone voice said, "No, I'm sorry. Mello went motorcycling. Besides, even if he was here, he wouldn't recognize you."
"Oh, right." Harper's face fell. I patted her wet hair and said to the screen, "So, what's up? You haven't call in almost a month!"
"Yes, I'm aware of that. Sorry. It's almost winter break and tests are arising. But anyway, I called because of an odd newspaper story I read this mor