Voltorb nodded in agreement. "Voltorb!"
You smiled, patting the Ball Pokemon's head....until Spark glomped you, almost making you fall out of your chair.
"OMG THAT WAS AWESOME!!" He squealed, practically crushing you with his arms. "I never thought you'd say anything like that!!! Most trainers just say they like Zapdos or they felt sorry for me..but what you said blew my friggin mind!! Welcome to the club, [y/n]!"
"Spark, please restrain yourself before you crush your new recruit to death," Blanche sighed, almost pitying you and wanting to criticize you for your decision.
"Oops, sorry about that." Spark released you, scratching the back of his head and laughing nervously. "I get too excited sometimes when someone says they wanna join my team."
"Are you serious? By the time you're done teaching 'em, my team would've already conquered all your gyms!"
You and Blanche looked over to see the passionate leader of Team Valor, Candela, standing there with her arms crossed and had a cocky smirk on her face. Beside her feet, sat her Arcanine, who copied her smile.
"Intellect alone won't get you very far, my friend," she taunted, before turning her head to you. "I can help you unlock your Pokemon's inner strength. To make them grow they must learn how to endure hardships and tough battles without breaking a sweat! Join my team, [y/n] and we'll achieve great things together!"
Blanche frowned. "How rude of you. Here I am trying to give this young trainer a logical reason to join Team Mystic, and then you come barging in demanding them to join yours. Not