Jack took me to Pocket D…It was the first time I’d ever been there. Before meeting Cherry, the only time I would have spent in a night club was to stalk my prey, and Zero would never had permitted such actions in his establishment. Jack had permanent VIP status in the interdimensional party place, due to his close personal friendship with DJ Zero himself. He introduced me to the DJ, where he hovered above his dance floor, happily watching the dancers down below. I wondered if anyone else could see the golden, sun-like aura about the man, or if was just due to my lineage. Either way, you couldn’t help but feel good when DJ Zero smiled down at you…it was like walking out into sunshine.
“Good morning, Zero!” Jack cried, bounding up to the little island where Zero was
I hated doing this, I really did. So, why do I still go out of my way to pick a fight with Uncle Gond?
“Why do you care where I’m going, who I’m going with and what I do when I get there?” I snapped, one hand on the doorknob, the other in a fist at my side. “I’m 20 years old, for God’s sake!” He rubbed a hand across his deep set, hazel eyes.
“Shim,” he sighed, “I know you’re an adult.” He sounded so tired. “It’s just that after…bringing you back to life like that…I feel like I have a certain amount of interest in what kind of life you’re leading with that second chance.” I glowered at him.
“Just because you saved my life, doesn’t mean you can own it!” I turned back t
I simply couldn't stand it any longer! I was busting with a secret, a BIG one, and I absolutely had to tell someone! But I also wanted to keep my word. And so, I told the one person I could trust to not tell anyone else.
I went to Daddy's, and told Tunk.
"Tunk, sweetie," I said to him quietly, after making sure there was no one else around. "I have a secret I want to tell you, but you have to promise you won't tell anybody, ok?" He nodded. I leaned close and whispered my secret.
"Jack's going to ask Cat to marry him!"
Tunk nodded again. Now, I don't know exactly what kind of reaction I was expecting from a little robot, but he'd simply nodded as if as if he already knew!
"Tunk!" I exclaim