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"What's that? Oh, and that! What about over there?" Kronos points at a hundred things at once, making it hard for Lethe and I to keep our cool.
"Kronos! Shut up! That's a tree, that's a cricket, and that... I don't actually know what that is. Not sure if I want to," I take a step away from the fur ball of an animal.
"I know what that is! It's called a skunk!" Lethe proudly says.
"How do you know that?"
"I know people..." He looks around guiltily. "How do YOU know all this stuff?" Lethe sticks a finger in my face.
I twist his arm and push him away, my arms remaining crossed the entire time. "In my first few years, they gave me books to read to test my intellect. Because my brain is so advanced, it sponged in that information."
"So what does a skunk do?" I ask, still getting a bad gut feeling.
"Well, if you provoke it, it could spray a liquid from it's behind that makes you wreak like nobody's business."
"So if you piss it off it sprays out nasty smelling liqu
Cloud Nine! +Chapter One+In this world, there are people who are helpless and who cower in fear, people who help, but mostly fail, and then there are the mutants. Supernatural, misunderstood beings who strive to help the world bring peace to itself. In the process, many have fallen, many have prevailed for their lifetime, and there are few to still be explained...More Like This
The needles with separate, God-knows-what injections that fit each of their needs are inserted, each a few seconds apart, into the forearms of Kronos 1 F and Lethe 2 W. A firey, liquid magma substance is injected into Kronos, a fire samurai, born in the very core of this Earth. In his attempt to reach the crust of the Earth where the nonmutants roam, he was abducted by a horrible census of genetic scientists. Taken to the ULAG (Underground Laboratory of American Genetics), Kronos was encased in somewhat of a prison cell, stripped of his abilities by a lack of proper oxygen levels, drenched in liquid nitrogen, and tortured with his own screa