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Persona Neo - Monday 09/04/18
09/04/18 Monday
After School
We visited Arianoli at the hospital after a day for not being able to focus at school. Arianoli sat up when we entered the room and while she looked tired, she also looked at peace.
“Hey, you two,” Arianoli said with a tired smile. “It’s good to see you, I’m already going mad in here.”
“You’ll be out of here soon.” I assured her.
“Mm. Also, I think thanks are in order. You two went to the Dream Realm to save me, didn’t you?” Arianoli said.
“Of course we did!” Jaidenenk exclaimed. “We care about you, Ari!”
“I know, you said as much in my dream. But I can’t determine what was real in that dream and what was just a dream. So I have some questions…” Arianoli said, twiddling her fingers.
“You want to make sense of what happened by asking us questions as we probably remember it better, being awake during it. Sure, we c
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Persona Neo - 08/04/18 Sunday
08/04/18 Sunday
Morning
I woke up that morning refreshed, not surprising since I slept like a log. With today’s goal in mind, Jaidenenk and I quickly got through our breakfast and got ready to go back to the Dream Realm to save Ari as soon as possible. Before we headed out, Jaidenenk stopped me outside of my room.
“Shinji, I couldn't say this yesterday since I was Gelert-tired, but thank you. Hearing that you would stick by me, that you’d still be my friend. That meant a lot to me, especially after all my fears were laid bare like that.” Jaidenenk said.
“Hey, it’s no problem man. You and Arianoli are the first friends I've had in forever and you two just so quickly accepting me as a friend. No one has ever done that for me before and I remember how nice it is to have friends now.” I said with a smile.
“So you really don’t mind that I was a tomb-robber?” Jaidenenk asked.
“Really, I don't mind at all. It's
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Persona Neo - Saturday 07/04/18
07/04/18 Saturday
Morning
The doctor confirmed that I was perfectly healthy and discharged me. I got back all my belongings, apart from my short sword which I assumed I had left behind, but including my dreamcatcher which I hung around my neck. I might as well since it was my link to Janus, my Persona. I also had the addition of some medicine, thinking it might help in the Dream Realm. But as I was about to sit in the lobby to wait for Arianoli and Jaidenenk, paramedics from an ambulance suddenly burst in with a one of those hospital rolling beds. I stood up and went cold when I saw who was in the bed. It was Arianoli and her eyes were closed and I heard saying the words “Sleeping Sickness”. It looks like that maybe our trip into the Dream Realm had affected Ari more than either of us thought it did. I despaired for a moment before wondering if the Sleeping Sickness had anything to do with the Dream Realm. If it did, I could possibly save her? With that pos
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Persona Neo - 06/04/18 Friday
06/04/18 Friday
Unknown
I was back in the Velvet Room with Igor and Alina. Or more aptly, the Velvet Maze.
“Welcome to the Velvet Room. Relax, you are simply sleeping in the real world. I see that you have awakened to your hidden power.” Igor said.
“You mean my Persona?” I asked.
“Yes. It is of the Fool Arcana which means you have the power of the Wild Card.” Igor said. The power of the Wild Card sounded exciting, even though I had no idea what Igor was talking about. “The power of the Wild Card is like the number zero, empty but filled with endless possibilities. It is the power of Persona and the Wild Card that will help you overcome the trials ahead of you and will have you fulfil your role as the Dream Bearer.” Igor said. And there was that title again, the Dream Bearer. “Here, take this.” Igor said and a blue coloured key appeared before me. I grabbed the key and examined it closely. It almost looked like
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Persona Neo - 03/04/18
03/04/18 Tuesday
After School

I met Arianoli at the Temple of the Kazeriu as she asked, no, demanded me to do.
“Good, you’re here. I was afraid that Jaiden would manage to dissuade you at the last second.” Arianoli said.
“For the record, he did try.” I said. Jaidenenk had tried to convince me not to go all day after finding out that I was going to test the rumour with Arianoli. He told me that Arianoli’s threats were usually empty and it was a really bad idea. But he ended up sealing my decision to go instead when he mused whether Ari would do it whether I went or not and decided she might. I couldn’t let her go on her own, as I understood it, friends weren’t supposed to let other friends do things like that, at the very least let them do it alone. Jaidenenk did try to overturn my decision by stating that Arianoli probably wouldn’t if I didn’t show, but I didn’t want to take that chance and Jaiden gave up s
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Persona Neo - 02/04/18
02/04/18 Monday
Early Morning
Arianoli came calling like she had said she would. Thankfully, I was already up and dressed, although I felt like death as that dream had interrupted my beauty sleep.
“Good morning!” She said as I opened the door. She was dressed in the school’s winter uniform and still looked gorgeous. But she was the type that looked good in anything. A concerned look appeared on her pretty features. “Are you okay?” She asked me.
“Yeah, I’m fine. It just took longer to unpack than I thought it would, that’s all.” I replied. I didn’t want to say it was a bad dream as I didn’t want to seem childish in front of Arianoli.
“Hey, Ari!” Came a voice from the stairs. An eventide Kougra was running towards us.
“Good morning, Jaidenenk.” Arianoli said. Jaidenenk stopped in front of us and looked over at me.
“Oh, is this the new guy?” He asked Arianoli.
“Yep,
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Persona Neo - 01/04/18
Persona Neo - A Persona X Neopets Crossover
1st of the Month of Eating (April), Year 18
01/04/18 Sunday
Daytime

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09/04/18 Monday

After School

We visited Arianoli at the hospital after a day for not being able to focus at school. Arianoli sat up when we entered the room and while she looked tired, she also looked at peace.
“Hey, you two,” Arianoli said with a tired smile. “It’s good to see you, I’m already going mad in here.”
“You’ll be out of here soon.” I assured her.
“Mm. Also, I think thanks are in order. You two went to the Dream Realm to save me, didn’t you?” Arianoli said.
“Of course we did!” Jaidenenk exclaimed. “We care about you, Ari!”
“I know, you said as much in my dream. But I can’t determine what was real in that dream and what was just a dream. So I have some questions…” Arianoli said, twiddling her fingers.
“You want to make sense of what happened by asking us questions as we probably remember it better, being awake during it. Sure, we can do that.” I said confidently. Arianoli smiled again.
“Thank you.”

So Arianoli asked us many questions, including questions about her Persona, Aphrodite.
“So I didn’t dream her or her outfit up. I’m not sure if I should be soothed or worried about that. I mean, what does that say about me?” Arianoli sighed.
“It says you’re a sexy rebel.” I replied snarkily.
“That was a rhetorical question, smartass.” Arianoli countered. “That aside there’s one more thing I really want to know if I dreamed up or not. Jaidenenk, did you say that you loved me?”
Jaidenenk blushed furiously and his tail bushed out, looking like a bottle brush.
“A-ah, um…” He stuttered. Don’t tell me he was going to deny it! Then the nurse came in and told that Arianoli needed her rest. Arianoli protested, but we were hustled out of the room.
“Oh damn it all!” Jaidenenk moaned when we were out of earshot.
“I’m sure Arianoli is thinking the same thing. Why didn’t you say something instead of stammering?” I asked him, quite annoyed.
“It came so easily in the Dream Realm… I don’t know why my mind just locked up in the real world.” Jaidenenk admitted.
“Well, you still haven’t confessed properly if you haven’t confessed in the real world. So I could steal her if you take too long.”
“Don’t you even effing joke about that!”
“I am deadly serious.”
Jaidenenk stared at me for a moment before sighing.
“Okay, okay.” He said.
“No pressure though.” I said.

Nighttime

I headed home after eating out with Jaidenenk while he decided to stay out a little longer. As I came through the dorm door, a Plushie Kacheek with vivid green eyes suddenly slammed into me. Because of her tiny size, she didn’t knock me over, but the recoil of slamming into me made her fall onto her back.
“Hey, are you alright?” I asked her, holding my hand out.
“Oh! Yeah, I’m okay.” She said, taking my hand. I pulled her up and she dusted off her skirt. She was small, typical for a Kacheek and she was wearing the same uniform as all the girls in IHSS. The button she wore on the collar of her shirt said she was a first year. “Sorry for running into you like that. I should have been looking where I was going.” She apologised.
“It’s alright. Where were you going off to in such a hurry?” I said.
“I’m going out looking for my older brother before he gets locked out of the dorm again.” She replied.
“I better not keep you then. I’m Shinji, I live in this dorm too. Catch you later.”
“You can call me Daizm. Bye!”
Daizm then ran on out past me. I wondered who her brother was as went up to my room.

Late Night

As I turned the corner from the stairs to get to my room, I spotted a transparent, blue door at the end of the hallway. As I approached, the blue key that Igor had given me began to glow. Not seeing a keyhole, I placed the key against the door and it opened. I entered the Velvet Room.
“Welcome to the Velvet Room.” Igor said.
“Oh, so that door is a way I can visit here anytime?” I asked.
“That is correct. I believe it is time to describe what services we can offer to you, our guest.” Igor said. “One of our primary services is Persona fusion.”
“Persona fusion? You can fuse Personas together?” I said.
“Yes, I can fuse two or more of your Personas to create more powerful Personas. I also have noticed you have already made bonds with others. These bonds will also aid in the fusing of powerful Personas and increase your own power overal, so it is important to create and nurture as many bonds as possible. Our previous guests mostly called them Social Links.” Igor explained. So what I seen with Arianoli and Jaidenenk were Social Links. And seekng that Janus and my other two Personas had Arcana, the Arcana Lovers and Magician must be their Personas’ Arcana.
“Will everyone I make a Social Link with be able to use a Persona?” I asked Igor.
“While everyone in the world is associated with an Arcana, no not everyone can use an Arcana.” Igor replied.
“I shall now describe my role to you.” Alina said. “I can give you and your teammates better weapons to use in the Dream World. I can also imbue weapons with Personas to make them more powerful and give them special properties.” Alina explained. “I offer both main weapons and gun weapons but you’ll have to pay for them.”
“I have to pay for them? What use is neopoints to you?” I said in disbelief.
“Well, neopoints hold value to you and it’s interesting studying what you value.” Alina said with a slight smile. I sighed and then noticed a blue book on Alina’s lap. “What’s that book?” I asked her.
“It’s the Persona Compendium. You summon back any Personas you may have dismissed or fused away with this. It may be in your best interest to fill it’s pages.” Alina said.
“So, now that you know our services, would you like to give them a try?” Igor asked.
“Maybe later. It’s kinda late in my world and I need to get some sleep.” I said apologetically.
“Very well, I await your next visit.” Igor said and I exited the Velvet Room.
Persona Neo - Monday 09/04/18
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So this chapter we see how Arianoli’s doing after her ordeal. And Jaidenenk still can’t spit it out in the real world. Better luck next time. We also learn about Social Links and the Velvet Room’s services. I know Social Linos are called Confidants in Persona 5, but they basically the same thing and this is my story.

Disclaimer: You should know the drill by now, the properties belong to Jumpstart and Altus.
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08/04/18 Sunday

Morning

I woke up that morning refreshed, not surprising since I slept like a log. With today’s goal in mind, Jaidenenk and I quickly got through our breakfast and got ready to go back to the Dream Realm to save Ari as soon as possible. Before we headed out, Jaidenenk stopped me outside of my room.
“Shinji, I couldn't say this yesterday since I was Gelert-tired, but thank you. Hearing that you would stick by me, that you’d still be my friend. That meant a lot to me, especially after all my fears were laid bare like that.” Jaidenenk said.
“Hey, it’s no problem man. You and Arianoli are the first friends I've had in forever and you two just so quickly accepting me as a friend. No one has ever done that for me before and I remember how nice it is to have friends now.” I said with a smile.
“So you really don’t mind that I was a tomb-robber?” Jaidenenk asked.
“Really, I don't mind at all. It's in the past and you had your reasons. I feel like with the kind of person you are, you wouldn’t have done it if you had the choice.” I replied. “Anyway, your Nightmare said something else interesting.”
“Oh yeah?” Jaidenenk said, looking a bit nervous.
“I didn't forget it said that you like Arianoli.” I whispered in his ear. Jaidenenk went an interesting shade of tomato, which said all I needed to know. “When were you going to tell her that?” I asked him.
“Never! She's too good for me!” Jaidenenk replied, flustered.
“Honestly, I think you might find she feels the same, on love and on not caring what you were in the past.” I said.
“You really think so?” Jaidenenk said. I nodded, confident in what I was saying.
“You two have been close for years, right? Why wouldn’t she want to get closer to a cool guy like you who has all the girls staring at him?” I said with a grin.
“Girls stare at me? I actually never noticed.” Jaidenenk said.
“Of course you didn’t. It happens when you have eyes for only one.” I teased.
“Oh ha, ha. Come on, Shinji. Let’s go save Ari and let’s see if we can do it in style.” Jaidenenk said, breaking out into a grin. Then the tingly feeling came back along with Janus speaking to me in my head.

Thou art I and I am thou
Thou hast established a new bond
Thou must nurture this newfound bond
So it may give thee thy strength on the path ahead
Thou shalt now be blessed
When creating Personas of the Chariot Arcana


Another Arcana from tarot. I really needed to ask Igor about this. Then I remembered where I was and that Jaidenenk was still looking at me expectantly. I quickly nodded to Jaidenenk, hoping he hadn't noticed the lapse.
“Yeah, let's!”

Daytime

Back in Arianoli’s dreamworld, we swept the first floor of the mansion again to make sure that we hadn't missed anything. After finding nothing new, we decided to move on to the second floor. I felt slightly more confident about exploring having three Goho-m’s in hand that Seriya had given me. A Goho-m would take us straight out of Ari’s dreamworld and back into the Dream Realm, which was useful if Jaidenenk and I got into a tight spot and needed to get out right there and then.
“If this is truly the Boardare Mansion in dreamform, my quarters and other empty quarters should be on this floor. Also, I think that Arianoli may be on the third floor as that’s where her quarters are” Jaidenenk said. He had knowledge of the Boardare Mansion, having stayed there for long periods of time.
“Yeah, but to get up to the third floor we need to use the elevator and to use it we need a keycard.” I said.
“If it is required to proceed, a Shadow must have it.” Seriya informed us.
“Oh, marvelous.” I said sarcastically. Jaidenenk patted, or more aptly, pounded my back making me stagger a little.
“Eh, we’ll take down any Shadows that stand our way easily.” He said, brimming with confidence. I shrugged, figuring he was probably right. The first Shadows we ran into was another Pixie like the several we had run into before.
“Wait! I have one more thing to teach you!” Seriya called, stalling us. “There is something else you can do when you exploit an enemies weakness. You can talk to Shadows and ask them to offer items or money in exchange for their life. Shadows often carry all sorts of items and Neopoints. They were created in a place meant for Neopets and Faeries so it makes sense they would value the same things. Now, hit that Pixie with something that it’s weak to.”
I had higher speed than Jaiden so I went first. I shot down the Pixie with my pistol and as went into position for the All-Out-Attack, I spoke up.
“Hey, you! We’ll spare you if you have any money or items to give us!” I said to the Pixie. The Pixie looked up at me and actually spoke.
“You would really let me go if I gave you money or an item? Well, this is super awkward because I actually don’t have anything on me.” She replied.
“Oh my. That is awkward and ruins my teaching moment too.” Seriya muttered.
“Wait, although I may not have anything, there is something I can do for you. I can just offer myself! I remembered I’m not a Shadow.” The Pixie said.
“Wha?” Jaidenenk said, looking as confused as I felt.
“I’m Pixie and as long as you take care of me, I am you.” The Pixie said and suddenly she turned into a glittering light that went into my Dreamcatcher. I knew that somehow, I now had two Personas.
“What?! You, you made that Pixie into a second Persona?!” Seriya said in shock.
“Um… Yes?” I said, just as shocked and bewildered.
“Aw, no fair! Why do you get two Personas?” Jaidenenk said, looking rather envious.
“Well, that was a surprise, but this is good! We can use this to our advantage!” Seriya said, a note of excitement in her voice. “Since you seem to able to wield multiple Personas, you’ll be very versatile and be able to handle any situation or take any job in battle. Of course, I believe those who can only hold one Persona like Jaidenenk will always do what their Persona does best, better than what you can with a similar Persona. Just keep that in mind.”
I nodded, filing what Seriya had said away for when I needed it.

We continued on and entered Jaidenenk’s quarters. The first room was big and rather empty.
“Uh, there’s five rooms to each quarters including the bathroom and bedroom. I’ve only got stuff in my bedroom and one other room. I’m working on it through.” Jaidenenk said sheepishly.
“No worries man. I don’t think I could fill up five rooms this big either.” I admitted. After going through two more empty rooms until arriving in Jaidenenk’s bedrooms and finding a person in dark armour, riding what looked like a red, wingless and hornless Uni. He looked more powerful than most of the Shadows we’d already met.
“He looks important. Think he’s got the keycard?” Jaidenenk whispered to me.
“Well, there’s really only one way to find out.” I whispered back. We approached the Shadow and it spoke.
“I was told to expect your arrival.” It said, then it held up the keycard we were looking for. “I was told you’d want this. Come at me, if you dare to.”
“Oh, we dare!” Jaidenenk said and we both jumped into battle.
“That’s a Berith of the Hierophant Arcana. Something messing up my scan though so I don’t know what it’s weakness is!” Seriya said. It ended up that whatever the Berith was weak to, we didn’t have it, so we just had to pound it into the ground as hard as we could. We eventually defeated it and got the keycard. Jaidenenk picked up the keycard and let out a long-suffering sigh.
“Aw… This is an employee keycard. Employees aren’t allowed on Ari’s floor. We need a house-member card and if there isn’t one in here, it must be in Andrés office, which we will be able to get to with this.” He explained. After he said that a weird feeling swept through the room and I heard Arianoli’s voice echo throughout it.
“Jaidenenk is such a nice guy. I feel no shame whatsoever having him as my friend. No matter what those snobs think. They think they I shouldn’t associate with those under my social standing. Why should we gave a damn about that?Their ancestors weren’t so different before they came into their money and my Daddy wasn’t so different either. But they’ll never understand and while it never shows on the outside, my heart always bleeds on the inside because I’ll never be good enough. I’d never tell him what they think of him though. He doesn’t deserve that pain being heaped on him as well.”
The weird feeling passed as Arianoli’s last words faded away.
“I… I would have been able to bear it if she had let me.” Jaidenenk said. “I’m used to being shit-talked.”
“Well, we better get to Arianoli so you can tell her that.” I said to him.

We took the elevator to the fourth floor, the floor where all the work for the Boardare Corporation took place. We worked our way down to Andrés’, Arianoli’s father’s, office only to find we needed a key to get into the office which was either in the possession of a Shadow or was laying out on the floor somewhere. We searched thoroughly encountering there new Shadows called Silky, Agathion and Succubus. I managed to get an Agathion on my side, bringing my Persona count up to three. Jaidenenk still seemed a little jealous, but kept his head in the game. We soon came across a fancy lounge room decked out in red velvet and dark leather. A crystal chandelier hung from the ceiling.
“Never been in this room.” Jaidenenk murmured.
“Sure is swanky.” I replied. And mysteriously shadow-free. I thought to myself. Then I spied a keyring with a bunch of golden keys. It was obvious that one of them was the right key. I tried to pick up the key ring but was instantly repelled straight into a wall. Ouch.
“Geez! Are you okay, man?!” Jaiden asked me as he helped me back on my feet.
“Yeah, I’m alright. Just didn’t expect to be pushed back by a bunch of keys.” I said. Then a black figure rose from the floor and picked up the keyring.
“Only one.” It hissed. Its meaning was clear, we could only choose one key.
“Right, any ideas on what the right one is?” I asked.
“Don’t look at me. I know nothing.” Seriya replied.
“Dang, I never saw the key. But I do remember Ari telling me the key to her Dad’s office was not the kind of key a rich man would use.” Jaidenenk said. I thought on this for a while. Not the kind of key a rich man would use. None of the glittering golden keys seemed to fit the description, them all being so ornate and shiny. Then I spotted a dull, silver key hiding amongst the rest of the keys. As I looked at it, I got a strong feeling that it was the right key and without thinking I pointed at it and said,
“That’s the one.”
And it dropped from the keyring into my hand.
“You have chosen wisely. Fyoraspeed to you.” The black figure said and disappeared along with the rest of the keys.
“I guess this is the one.” I said.
“She was right. It is rather plain and dull, not something you’d think a rich man would use. Probably the idea.” Jaidenenk added. Then the weird feeling we felt in Jaidenenk’s room came again and new voices came with it.
“Oh, Miss Boardare! Would you consider meeting my son? He’s very interested in meeting you.”
“Interested in my money you mean.”
“Miss Arianoli! Such a perfect young lady you are! You must have suitors lining up to marry you.”
“Only for my status.”
“Arianoli, why do you associate with that common boy?”
“He’s my friend…”
“Ugh, you shouldn’t be friends with commoners!”
“Why not, Jaidenenk’s just as much of a person as we are.”
“He’s not of the correct pedigree.”
“And unless you want to be Nouveau Riche forever, you’ll marry someone of your social standing.”
“And that common Kougra is far below you.”
“He’s a disgrace and you’ll be too if you keep being around him.”
“No, that’s not true! Stop it. Stop it! STOP IT! AAAAAAAHHHHHHH!”

Jaidenenk and I winced at the scream at the end.
“I had no idea she had to deal with all of that…” Jaidenenk said quietly.
“It is quite sickening. Whom she spends her time with is her choice and her business.” Seriya said, looking disgusted.
“I think both times we just heard what Arianoli’s truly afraid of. She’s afraid of the criticism and attention she gets just because of her wealth, looks and status because she fears its all others will ever see her for in the end.” I said sadly. Jaidenenk straightened his shoulders, a new determination shone in his eyes.
“Well, we’ll show her that’s not the case. We see her for the great person she is and we’ll prove that to her! Right, Shinji?” He said.
“You betcha!” I replied.

Of course, things could never be easy for us. When I unlocked the office door, we found a Shadow waiting for us. It was a humanoid wearing armour with a pair of feathery wings sticking out the back of it. Naturally it had the key. But it wasn’t one for words and attacked us as soon as we had stepped through the door, keycard in hand.
“Sorry, guys. You’re on your own. All I’m getting here is that it’s called an Archangel and it’s of the Justice Arcana!” Seriya said. Her scanning abilities were leaving much to be desired. Thankfully, Jaidenenk was able to take it down with his Zio spell and with the All-Out-Attack on top of that, it fell to our might. Jaidenenk picked up the card and smiled.
“Yes! This is exactly the keycard we need! We can now get to Arianoli’s floor!” Jaidenenk said.
“It’s likely the Boss Nightmare is there. I hope you two are ready for a big fight.” Seriya said. Jaidenenk and I both knew we were more than ready. We were going to kick ass.

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We arrived on the fourth floor and rushed to Arianoli’s room and found two Arianolis. The one wearing the Shenkuu Imperial High School uniform was quite obviously the real one as the one facing her was was wearing a black dress with a printed heart that seemed to be bleeding.
“Oh, an audience! How delightful!” The other Arianoli said. It spoke with Arianoli’s voice overlaid with same sinister voice Nightmare Jaidenenk’s voice was.
“What are you two doing here?! Get out of here!” The real Arianoli yelled at us.
“Oh dear. Neither of us seem to have our manners today, hm? Well, let me fix that in my case. You may call me Nightmare Arianoli.” Nightmare Arianoli said with a sickly grin. “As for you, why do you want our audience to leave? Oh I get it. You’re afraid aren’t you? Afraid for them to know about how much of a bleeding heart you are. How you decided to attend a boarding high school just so you could get away from everyone who criticised you and only associated with you because of money. But it didn’t end now did it? It just followed you except everyone just talks about everything behind your back. About your wealth, about your status, about your looks and about your disgraceful crush on-.”
“No! Don’t say it!” Arianoli pleaded.
“Say what? Say you have an endless crush on Jaidenenk Cloud who is standing right there? Oops.” Nightmare Arianoli said. The heart on her dress began to bleed profusely.
“Wait a minute, what?” Jaidenenk said, his mind obviously mind blown even though it was not the time for that.
“I, I didn’t want you to know.” Arianoli sobbed.
“I know every single skeleton in your closet, dear. You’re scared of them and in turn are scared of me. After all, I am your Nightmare.” Nightmare Arianoli said. It then transformed into a princess, locked in chains with a bleeding heart on her chest. “And now her crush and friend will die!” Nightmare Arianoli gloated.
“Arianoli’s fear it too great for you to fight it!” Seriya said in a panic.
“Jaidenenk! You’ve got to say something to her! You’re the only one that could snap her out of this?” I called to him.

I heard Shinji call out to me and I knew he was right. But what could I say that would convey how much she meant to me? Then the answer suddenly came to me. No words were needed. I made my way to the real Arianoli, doing my best to dodge Nightmare Arianoli’s strikes. I then kneeled down in front of her. Arianoli looked at me, tears in her eyes and her blond hair in tangles. I gave her a big hug, the biggest hug I had ever given her and just in case the message wasn’t quite clear. I spoke to her.
“Arianoli, I like you for the person you are! You’re brave, feisty, loyal, kind-hearted and most of all, you saw worth in a worthless street orphan like me. You saw my blind eye and didn’t look at me with a mix of disgust and pity. You accepted me for who I am and I will always accept you for who you are. Shinji will too. We know you are so much more than wealth, looks and status and whoever thinks that you aren’t isn’t even worth a microsecond of your time… I love you, Arianoli.”

I gasped. Did Jaidenenk just say that he loved me? And not just that, that he loved me for who I was? And that Shinji liked me for who I was too? I looked at his eyes and he wasn’t wearing his contact lense, all his eyes had was sincerity. I then knew that with Jaidenenk and Shinji by my side I had nothing to be afraid of. Much less my Nightmare who was truly quite pathetic.
“You know. I am scared of all those things, some more than others. But I have good friends by my side and with them I have the power to overcome anything, including you! I am not scared of you!” I said to my Nightmare. Jaidenenk’s face broke out into a grin and I was sure Shinji’s did too. My Nightmare screamed in anguish. Pain suddenly wracked my body and I almost wanted to cry again from the pain. A voice began to speak. “You’ve learned that no one’s opinion of you really matters besides your own. You’re beautiful no matter what. Are you ready to show the beauty you have within as well as the beauty on the outside?” It said. “Let’s dazzle the world and beguile everyone who would dare stand against our love for the world!”
“You’re on!” I replied, feeling more alive than I had felt in ages.
“I was hoping you would say that! I am thou and thou art I! Let us spread love and beauty to all.”
A pink and white dreamcatcher, the strings in the middle forming a heart, appeared before me. I grabbed it and my own Persona burst out of it. She was a beautiful Royal Wocky with long lustrous blond hair. She wore very skimpy pink and white clothes that barely covered her breasts and butt and flat out showed a lot of skin.
“Hello, Persona.” I said.
“I am Aphrodite, the goddess of beauty and love! I’m every bit as gorgeous as I a, thou and thou is me!”

Arianoli’s Persona was enough to even make the most steadfast monk blush with how beautiful she was. Trust a beautiful girl to have a beautiful Persona.
“Shinji, the Nightmare is weakened enough. Attack it now!” Seriya informed me.
“Hey, Arianoli! Want to join Jaidenenk and me in kicking the ever-loving heck out of your Nightmare?” I called to Ari.
“Do I ever! Let’s go, Aphrodite!” She replied.
“Time to kick some butt!” Jaidenenk said enthusiastically. And kick butt we did. It was mostly physical with us, but it’s sole magic attack, Bloody Tears was pretty powerful, so powerful that when it telegraphed that it was going to use it, we all guarded. But it was weak to Aphrodite’s Bufu spell, which Arianoli dished out with no hesitation. Despite that, Nightmare Arianoli was resilent, even with the debuffs we were dropping on her. But we managed to quite handily beat her and it shrunk out of existence.
“Your nightmare is over now, Ari. Now you should be able to wake up in the real world.” I told Arianoli.
“I know. Thank you both, for coming to save me. I would have slept forever if it weren’t for you. I’ll see you in the waking world.” Arianoli said. “And Jaidenenk? We need to have a talk.”
“Got it.” Jaidenenk said weakly. Then Arianoli disappeared with a flash of light.
“Time to go home. Let’s all get out of here so I can get you two home.” Seriya said.

Late Night

Jaidenenk and I decided we’ll go and see Arianoli tomorrow. Saving her from her Nightmare had taken its toll on us and we didn’t want to fall asleep in fromt of her. For once, my sleep was not troubled by dreams and I could only hope that was a good thing.
Persona Neo - 08/04/18 Sunday
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And here we are with more Persona Neo. I know it’s been a while. This unfortunately is as usual for me. Anyway, time to explain Arianoli’s new Persona, new Shadows and let’s not forget Nightmare Arianoli.

Aphrodite is the greek goddess of Love and Beauty. Myths say she was born from the sea, inside a clam shell. She’s known for being a jealous cow and being unhappily married to Hephaestus, God of Fire and Metal-working. As a Persona, she of the Lovers Arcana and she learns the entire line of Bufu spells. She also learns the entire line of healing spells and will also learn status inflicting moves. Most notably, Marin Karin.

The three new Shadows are as follows

Berith is of the Hierophant Arcana. He is, in The Lesser Key of Solomon, the twenty-eighth spirit listed in the Goetia. He rides a gigantic red horse and burns those without manners. He is a Great Duke of Hell with twenty-six legions of demons under his command. He is depicted as a knight or soldier wearing red armour and a golden crown. He’s a physical fighter, having skills like Cleave and Double Fangs

Silky is of the Priestess Arcana. She is a Scotland household fairy who wears a dress of rustling silk and does household chores while everyone sleeps. She’ll also terrorise any servants that are being lazy. A healer type learning Dia and Patra.

Agathion is of the Chariot Arcana. It is a term used for a familiar that appears in a human or animal form, sometimes in rings and bottles. This particular one is in a jar. Is mostly a support caster, learning skills like Dia and Rakukaja.

Succubus has the Moon Arcana and is the female counterpart to the Incubus. Succubus seduce men instead of women. They are similar to the Incubus in the way of learning skills to debilitate enemies.

Archangel is of the Justice Arcana. Archangels are one of the few bodies of angels that contact those on the material plane directly and are the ministers and messengers between God and mankind. Archangel is understandably equiped with Bless spells like Hama and Makouha.

Now, for Nightmare Arianoli. Their Arcana is the Lovers Arcana, but reversed. She was formed from Arianoli’s fear of no one seeing her for who she was and the pain it brought her, hence the bleeding heart. She also felt he was trapped in these perceptions as they did follow her, leading to the chains. She is a heavily physical fighter, using mostly physical skills during her battle. But her magic strength is a force to be reckoned with when she uses Bloody Tears.

Disclamer: I do not own Neopets or Persona, they belong to Jumpstart and Atlus respectively.
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07/04/18 Saturday

Morning

The doctor confirmed that I was perfectly healthy and discharged me. I got back all my belongings, apart from my short sword which I assumed I had left behind, but including my dreamcatcher which I hung around my neck. I might as well since it was my link to Janus, my Persona. I also had the addition of some medicine, thinking it might help in the Dream Realm. But as I was about to sit in the lobby to wait for Arianoli and Jaidenenk, paramedics from an ambulance suddenly burst in with a one of those hospital rolling beds. I stood up and went cold when I saw who was in the bed. It was Arianoli and her eyes were closed and I heard saying the words “Sleeping Sickness”. It looks like that maybe our trip into the Dream Realm had affected Ari more than either of us thought it did. I despaired for a moment before wondering if the Sleeping Sickness had anything to do with the Dream Realm. If it did, I could possibly save her? With that possibility in mind, I ran out the hospital to get to the temple. Or, I would have if a strong grip hadn't suddenly clamped around my arm.
“Where do you think you are going, Shinji?”
I turned around and saw that Jaidenenk had his hand around my upper arm. He must come in with the paramedics that brought in Arianoli.
“Jaidenenk, let me go now.” I said calmly.
“Not before you tell me where you are rushing off to! You saw that they just brought in Arianoli, didn't you? Don’t you care?” Jaidenenk said accusingly.
“I do care! That’s why I have to go, to save her before it's too late!” I blurted out without thinking. Jaidenenk raised his eyebrows then an “aha” look came over his face.
“Something happened at that temple that you two didn't tell me about, right? And that something might allow you to save Arianoli from the sickness?” He asked.
“It's a possibility, which is why you must let me go.” I reply.
“Not so fast! I want in.” Jaidenenk said. I hesitated, I didn’t want to bring Jaidenenk into the Dream Realm where he might get hurt. “Look, Ari’s been my best friend since forever. If there’s a way to help her, I want in on it. It's the least I can do for her.” Jaidenenk said, looking desperate. After that, I couldn’t refuse him, an extra person might be useful anyway.

Daytime

In the Temple of the Kazeriu, I brought Jaidenenk to what I had begun to call the Constellation Room. The portal opened up as soon as we arrived and Jaidenenk jumped back in shock.
“Woah! That’s what you were talking about? So this portal will take us to that Dream Realm, right?” Jaidenenk said. I had explained a little to him on the way.
“That’s right. Now, let’s go. We have no time to waste” I said. Jaidenenk nodded and we jumped through the portal together.

Once again, I found myself in the pastel world of the Dream Realm and Seriya was standing before us.
“You’ve returned and not a moment too soon. A huge nightmare, a Boss Nightmare just appeared to torment someone in your realm. I have seen this many times, helpless to do anything. But unlike me, you can fight. You can do something!” Seriya said. Hope swelled in my chest. “But who is this you brought with you and where your friend from last time? I did not think she’d stay away.” Seriya said, confused.
“This is Jaidenenk, another one of my friends and the girl came with me last time, I’m afraid she’s the one that the Boss Nightmare you mentioned came to torment.” I replied.
“Hang on a minute. Where are we?” Jaidenenk asked.
“This is the Dream Realm.” I told him.
“Indeed. This realm is the place you visit when you go to sleep and dream. All of Neopet-kinds’ and Faerie-kinds’ Dreamworlds are here in this realm.” Seriya added.
“Oh… No wonder it looks so weird…” Jaidenenk said.
“Anyway, as we were discussing, your friend is the one who the Boss Nightmare is tormenting. To save her, you’ll need to go into her Dreamworld and defeat the Boss Nightmare inside of it. You and your Persona should be able to do it. But be wary, nightmares, especially Boss Nightmares attract Shadows. Does your friend have something to protect himself with?” Seriya asked.
“Wait, you didn't tell me I needed to bring a weapon! I could have bought something from my Battledome set!” Jaidenenk complained.
“I thought if there were Shadows, I could make them solely focus on me.” I said.
“It is a fact that Shadows will focus more on Persona Users than on non-Persona Users. But they can also be unpredictable so your friend should have something to protect himself with. I should have something here.” Seriya said and she reached into the folds of her dress and pulled out a spear much longer than the folds of her dress and handed it to Jaidenenk. Jaidenenk and I were equally dumbfounded at how a three metre long spear came out of her dress.
“How the hell was this in your dress?!” Jaidenenk burst out.
“This is the Dream Realm, things happen here that can't happen in your realm. For example, Shinji surely you've noticed that you no longer have your short sword.” Seriya said.
“Well, yeah. I figured I left it here somewhere.” I replied.
“That is correct, in a sense. Try imagining it appearing in your hand.” Seriya said. I imagined the short sword that Seriya had given me in my first visit appearing in my hand and to my surprise, it did.
“Woah! That’s seriously cool! Will it change into something else if I imagine changing?” I exclaimed.
“You could if you were in your own Dreamworld. While in the Dream Realm and in others Dreamworlds, you're stuck with what you’ve got. Although there might be a way to get a better short sword than the one that you've got. I’ve never had anyone who needed anything better than what I could provide. Anyway, those weapons are yours to use in the Dream Realm and Dreamworlds and only those places. These weapons can't be taken into your realm.” Seriya explained. Then a look of realisation came to Seriya’s face. “Oh yes, you might need these too.” She said. Then she produced from the folds in her dress a pistol and a revolver. “Some Shadows are weak to gun fire so these are yours to use in the Dream Realm too. Use the one that tickles your fancy.” She continued with a smile. Jaidenenk’s eyes went wide at the sight of guns.
“You're giving high school students guns.” He said incredulously.
“Does that really matter when your life could depend on whether you have these or not? Besides, you're much more than high school students in the Dream Realm and no one in your realm would be able to know you have these.” Seriya countered.
“Um, I’ll take the pistol and you take the revolver?” I said, taking the pistol.
“Yeah, okay.” Jaidenenk said, reluctantly taking the revolver.
“Alright, now that you are both suitably armed, I’ll lead you to the Dreamworld the Boss Nightmare is in.” Seriya said. She lead us through what seemed like an endless landscape of pastel colours and golden orbs of light until she stopped an orb that was gold, but had a purple sheen overlaying it. “This is the afflicted Dreamworld, you can tell because of the purple sheen. You can enter Dreamworlds by touching them.” Seriya said.
“So that’s Ari’s Dreamworld?” He asked.
“Most likely.” Seriya replied. Jaidenenk slowly nodded and then squared his shoulders.
“I’m coming Ari!” He shouted and touched the orb before either Seriya or I could stop him.
“Wait, Jaidenenk! Dammit, he’s gone!” I said in frustration. “We better follow him.”
“Agreed, he won’t last for too long without his own Persona.” Seriya said. We both touched the orb and got pulled into Arianoli’s Dreamworld.

---

Seriya and I found ourselves the foyer of a lavish, Altadorian-style mansion. I looked around but Jaidenenk didn’t seem to be around.
“He’s not here.” I mumured. Seriya shrugged.
“He couldn't have gotten far. He's either upstairs or on the ground floor.” She said.
“Then let’s search here on the ground floor first.” I said. I went to the left and found myself in a dining room of sorts, but I wasn't alone, a Shadow roamed the room.
“A Shadow! Try and sneak up from it from behind. That way, you’ll definely strike first. Striking it without sneaking up on it will give the first strike to whoever is fastest. But don’t let it sneak up on you or let it strike you first otherwise it will strike first and any other Shadows with it will surround you, meaning you can’t escape. You can actually die here in the Dream Realm so for Fyora’s sakes, be careful!” Seriya explained. I snuck up behind the Shadow as quietly and stealthily as I could, then when I got close enough, I struck it with my short sword. The Shadow was startled by my strike and as Seriya said, I had the first strike. My enemy was a Faerie-like creature with short, red hair and wearing a leotard and a pair of long boots. “That’s a Pixie of the Lovers Arcana.” Seriya said from the sidelines. I looked over at her with a raised eyebrow. “Oh yeah, I can scan Shadows and get information on them. It take time to get stuff like their weakness though. But it's airborne so it should be weak to gunfire. Exploit weaknesses when you can as hitting a weakness will stun them and you’ll be able to strike again. But don’t let them exploit yours as getting hit with your weakness will do the same.” Seriya explained. I nodded and aimed at the Pixie with my pistol, I shot at and to my surprise, actually hit it. As Seriya thought, it was weak to gunfire as it dropped to the ground stunned.
“Now! Attack it again!” Seriya said. I summoned Janus and used Agi this time. The Pixie wasn’t weak to Agi, but it went down regardless. “Good job, Shinji. But remember you won’t always have a Shadow’s weakness and in that case you’ll just have to pummel it as hard you can. Shadows also have resistances and some outright block or reflect types of damage. Your Persons might have the same. I’ll keep note of all the weaknesses, resistances and such, but you should at least remember what your own Persona is weak and strong against, okay?” Seriya said.
“Okay, Seriya. I’ll try.” I replied and continued through the other rooms on the ground floor.

On my way I tackled more Pixies, Incubuses and the new Pyro Jacks on my way through. I found Jaidenenk in a huge Ballroom on the ground floor.
“Jaidenenk, there you are.” I said tiredly.
“Oh, hey Shinji. I haven't found Arianoli yet, have you?” Jaidenenk said.
“Is that all you have to say for yourself after going on ahead without me?! It's dangerous when you don’t have a Persona of your own and you can get killed here! What would I say to Arianoli if you got killed in her Dreamworld?” I growled.
“Oh, Geez. Sorry man, I wasn't even thinking about what might happen. I'll stick with you from now on.” Jaidenenk said, having the decency to look sheepish about it. Then, Seriya gasped.
“Oh no…” She whispered.
“What is it, Seriya?” I asked her.
“A second Boss Nightmare has entered the Dreamworld and it's coming straight for us! But why?! Two Boss Nightmares coming to torment one person shouldn’t be possible!” She exclaimed.
“And it’s not. Because I’m not here for whom this Dreamworld belongs to, I’m here for someone else.” An unknown voice said. Then anventide Kougra that looked just like Jaidenenk appeared before us. But as I looked at them, I noticed they actually looked a little different from Jaidenenk. They had bright yellow eyes compared to Jaidenenk’s gold and they wore a brown shirt, brown pants and a deep purple cloak. They looked like Jaidenenk if he were a thief. It's voice was Jaidenenk's, but had a much more sinister voice overlaying it. I then looked at the real Jaidenenk and saw he was trembling in fear.
“So, you're a Boss Nightmare?” I asked the fake Jaidenenk.
“Yeah, but I’m not here for you. Persona Users like you can’t have Boss Nightmares. Your friend on the other hand can.  I suppose if you must refer to me, call me Nightmare Jaidenenk. I'm here because he has some major fears.” Nightmare Jaidenenk said. “So, where do I start? Oh yeah, how is being half-blind working out for you? Must not be working out too well since you wear that phony contact that makes your eye look like it's gold like your other one.”
Then Nightmare Jaidenenk pointed at the real Jaidenenk and the said contact popped out of his right eye. I saw that instead of gold, it was a milky blue and white, showing that he was indeed blind in that eye. Jaidenenk quickly covered his blind eye and began looking for the contact that had popped out.
“Don’t bother, you won't find it. You have hundreds of replacements anyway. I guess it shows that crime doesn’t pay. Stealing from a powerful Pharaoh wasn’t a piece of cake like all your other tomb-robbing endeavours now was it?” Nightmare Jaidenenk continued.
“You used to be a tomb-robber?!” I asked Jaidenenk incredulously.
“I hoped no one would find out… I’m not proud of it and I probably cheated a lot of archaeologists like your folks out of rare finds. But I had to in my younger years.” Jaidenenk said, looking ashamed.
“Oh, you didn't tell him? I bet you didn’t tell your beloved best friend that you were a criminal either. All the teachers at the school know though. That’s why they look down on you, you know and so would everyone else if they knew. Oh how that would break your heart if she began to look down on you.” Nightmare Jaidenenk said gleefully. “But she really should he looking down on you. She has all that wealth and status. She's also smoking hot, way too good for an orphan like you, yeah? You’ve only been able to go to such predstigous schools because she persuaded her father that you were worth it. But are you really? Would she have been able to convince him if he knew you were a criminal. I wonder what she would think if she knew! All that wealth and status she has, she'd probably reject you. Especially if you confessed how much you like her! She'd never want to be your girlfriend.”
“Stop, stop it!” Jaidenenk yelled at Nightmare Jaidenenk, his voice quavering. He was shaking violently and his eyes were full of fear.
“Why, are you scared? Scared of what I know, of what I talked about?” Nightmare Jaidenenk asked.
“Just leave me alone!” Jaidenenk shouted angrily.
“Oh fine, go ahead and reject me. Your rejection and fear only make me stronger and I know you fear me. After all, I am your Nightmare!” Nightmare Jaidenenk said. It then transformed into a giant Kougra, dressed as a Pharaoh laying in an upright, golden, glowing coffin with linen wraps writhing all around it from inside. I grabbed the dreamcatcher around my neck tightly, ready to summon Janus.
“Shinji, retreat!” Seriya suddenly shouted.
“What, why?” I asked her.
“That Nightmare is feeding off Jaidenenk’s fear and resentment of it! As a result, it’s become too powerful for you to handle. You both must retreat before it kills you both!” Seriya replied, panicked by this new development.
“Oh no you don’t!” Jaidenenk’s Nightmare said. It blocked all the exits with its linen wraps. “I’m going to see how he’ll react once I kill you in front of him before I kill him! I will leave such a lasting impression that his fear of me will continue to fuel me into the afterlife!” It said, laughing maniacally. Dying to a Boss Nightmare was not on my bucket list and seeing as it was growing stronger beside of Jaidenenk’s fear, I knew that the only way it would go back to being manageable was to make Jaidenenk not afraid of it anymore. I did the only thing I could think of doing, I called out to him.
“Jaidenenk! I know it said your fears, but just because it knows what you fear doesn't mean you should fear it! All it can really do to you is talk, it can only harm you if you let it! And Jaidenenk, I don't care what you did in the past. I’m your friend and I always stand by you no matter what. Because that’s what friends do.”

“Because that's what friends do.”
With those words, Shinji managed to break through and dispel my fear. He was right, my Nightmare was pretty much all talk. All bark and no bite. Why should I fear it if that’s all it was? Shinji’s words empowered me and I no longer feared the Boss Nightmare. In fact, I was going to kill it for daring to suggest killing my friend in front of me.
“Hey, you! So maybe I do fear all those things you said. Heck, I know I do. But you know what? I fear all that stuff, but I sure as hell aren’t afraid of you! I don’t fear you anymore than I fear an Angelpuss!” I yelled at it.
“What?! NO?!” The Nightmare squealed and although it didn’t change again, I could tell it was much weaker than it was before.
“Yeah! Go Jaidenenk!” I heard Shinji call out. But suddenly, I felt a torturous pain racking my body. I cried out in pain and I heard a voice that I felt was from deep inside me.
“So you finally understand what is to fear and what is to conquer” It said to me. “Let us conquer this monster together and make it rue the day it decided it could get the better of us.”
“Yes, let's. ‘Cause it can’t!” I said, getting excited despite the pain.
“Alright! Thou art I and I am thou! Let us rain heavenly bolts down upon our enemies!”
A dreamcatcher appeared before me, not too dissimilar to Shinji’s. But mine’s web and circle was all made of zigzags and the gem in the middle was blue while the gem in his was grey. I grabbed the Dreamcatcher and suddenly a giant Eventide Kougra in Altadorian armour appeared before me. He held a spear that looked like a lighting bolt and long sandy blonde hair, like mine, flowed from beneath his helmet.
“I am Jupiter, God of Lightning and Thunder and just like thou is me, I am thou.”

I gaped at Jaidenenk and what seemed to be his new Persona in shock.
“You have a Persona too! What a fortuitous time for that to be discovered. Since Jaidenenk both has a Persona and is no longer afraid of his Nightmare, you two should be more than a match for it.” Seriya said.
Hell, yeah! Come on, Shinji! Let’s me, you and Jupiter pummel this crackpot into the ground!” Jaidenenk said excitedly.
“Hey, we gotta invite Janus to the party too.” I said with a grin.
“Gah! I don’t care if you’re not scared of me anymore! I’ll crush you anyway!” Nightmare Jaidenenk yelled angrily.
“Good god, you need to shut up already!” Jaidenenk said. Jaidenenk was faster than me so he went before me. He zapped his Nightmare with an electric attack I recognised as Zio from the Pixies who had zapped me and Janus with it before. It turned out that Nightmare Jaidenenk was weak to it and Seriya shared another tidbit with us.
“Now that there is more than one of you, you can do something else when an enemy is stunned from exploiting their weakness. You can do an All-Out Attack! Basically get in there and pummel it until it’s able to push you away and get up again. Shinji, you’ve got seniority so you call for the All-Out Attack!”
“This all okay with you, Jaiden?” I asked Jaidenenk.
“Fine by me, Shinji. You can be the boss while I beat things into oblivion!” Jaidenenk replied happily.
“Alright then! All-Out Attack!”
Then we did what Seriya said and pummeled Jaidenenk’s Nightmare until it was able to push us away and get up. I was faster than it so I was able to follow up with Agi. But danger came when it used Garu, a wind spell, on me, something I was weak to because Janus was. I was stunned from being hit with my weakness and it managed to strike me with one of its linen wraps.
“Are you alright, dude?!” Jaidenenk called out to me.
“Yeah, I’ll be alright! I'll just see about guarding next time” I called back. Seriya had taught me earlier that guarding covers up my weakness so I can’t be stunned by it. So by Jaidenenk using Zio, both of us using the All-Out Attack and me guarding to cover my weakness to Nightmare Jaidenenk’s Garu spells, we were victorious. It turned back into the form it previously was in and this time it was scared of us. It skittered away from us and started to get smaller and smaller until it simply went out of existence.
“Congrats, you two. You just beat a Boss Nightmare.” Seriya said delightedly.
“Yeah, that felt hella great. But I'm tired as now.” Jaidenenk said.
“But we still need to save Arianoli.” I sighed. I was tired too and had no idea how far we’d need to go to get to Arianoli.
“Don’t worry. She can wait until you two are fully rested again. The Boss Nightmares normally take a couple of weeks or so to finish off who they are tormenting so you two can rest for today and come back tomorrow when you are fully rested up.” Seriya said. I would be lying if I said that we wouldn’t jump for joy after hearing that if we weren't too tired but to leave Arianoli’s Dreamworld and then exit the Dream Realm through the portal which Seriya could summon at will.

Nighttime

When we got home, Jaidenenk went straight to his room to get some shut eye. I managed to microwave a small pizza for dinner before doing the same. But before closing my eyes, I swear I heard Seriya’s voice say these words.
“To get others to face their fearful Nightmares and turn them in sweet Dreams. This is your power as the Dream Bearer.”
Persona Neo - Saturday 07/04/18
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Whew. This was an exciting chapter eh? And Jaidenenk got a Persona of his own. Personas for EVERYONE! Anyway let's get to explaining Jaidenenk's new Persona, the new Shadows and Jaidenenk's Nightmare.

Jupiter is the Roman God of Thunder and is the leader of all the Roman Gods. As Jaidenenk's Persona he is of the Chariot Arcana. This Persona is a powerhouse, mostly learning Zio and Physical skills, but will learn the odd support skill which will be used to buff himself and his allies.

Now on the the Shadows. 

Pixie is of the Lovers Arcana. A starter of many Persona and Shin Megami Tensei games, she learns spells like Zio and Dia and will probably be the earliest thing you'll be able to get as a healer. Well, unless you have someone like Morganna from Persona 5 early on.

Pyro Jack is of the Magician Arcana. One of the three Jacks in the Series, he is modeled after Jack o' lanterns and basically look like ghosts wearing purple robes, a pair of gloves and a pumpkin serving as a head. They learn Agi spells but are less popular than one of their brothers, Jack Frost.

Nightmare Jaidenenk or Jaidenenk's Nightmare is also of the Chariot Arcana, but reversed. He was formed from all from all of Jaidenenk's fears and manifested as himself from when he was a tomb-robber and later on as a Pharaoh as a reference to what made him blind in his right eye. It wasn't always that way. Nightmare Jaidenenk mostly used Garu because of Janus's weakness to it. But it did start to throw in a physical move once Shinji started blocking his weakness.

Disclamer: I do not own Neopets or Persona, they belong to Jumpstart and Atlus respectively.
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06/04/18 Friday

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I was back in the Velvet Room with Igor and Alina. Or more aptly, the Velvet Maze.
“Welcome to the Velvet Room. Relax, you are simply sleeping in the real world. I see that you have awakened to your hidden power.” Igor said.
“You mean my Persona?” I asked.
“Yes. It is of the Fool Arcana which means you have the power of the Wild Card.” Igor said. The power of the Wild Card sounded exciting, even though I had no idea what Igor was talking about. “The power of the Wild Card is like the number zero, empty but filled with endless possibilities. It is the power of Persona and the Wild Card that will help you overcome the trials ahead of you and will have you fulfil your role as the Dream Bearer.” Igor said. And there was that title again, the Dream Bearer. “Here, take this.” Igor said and a blue coloured key appeared before me. I grabbed the key and examined it closely. It almost looked like it was made of velvet too.“That key will allow you to visit the Velvet Room while you are in the waking world. Next time we see you, you will come here of your own accord.” Igor said.

After School

I woke up from my dream and found myself looking up at a white ceiling, then Arianoli and Jaidenenk came into view.
“Oh, you’re awake. You don’t have the Sleeping Sickness after all!” Arianoli said tearfully.
“Seriously dude, we were worried. You were out for two and a half days!” Jaidenenk said. I blinked in surprise, I’d never been out for that long.
“That long? I feel great right now, though. Geez, I must have missed a lot of school.” I said. I sat up and Jaidenenk dropped a notebook and homework into my lap.
“Don’t worry, I copied down notes for you and got homework for you too. I’m not a big contender in academics, I’m pretty average but I knew it would be important to you.” Jaidenenk said.
“Thanks man. I owe you one.” I said with a smile. Then a nurse, a purple Ogrin came in.
“Oh, Mr Norumi,  you’re awake! That is very much a relief to all of us here.” She said with a relieved smile on her face. “Let me just take your vitals so we can see how you’re doing.”
She checked me over and determined that I seemed to be just fine. “Let me just fetch the doctor to see what his verdict is. He’ll probably want to keep you overnight for observation.” The nurse said and she left the room.
“Man, I’m thirsty as hell. Would you mind if I went to get a drink?” Jaidenenk said.
“Not really. Go on ahead.” I said.
“Could you bring one back for me, please?” Arianoli asked.
“Sure, Ari. Okay, I’ll be right back.” Jaidenenk said and he too left the room. Arianoli leaned in closer to me and began to speak in quiet tones.
“I was really worried for you. I guess this is what Seriya meant by you needing rest.”
“Yeah, I guess. I need to go back and talk to her some more. She knows why I have this power and I’d like to know.” I said.
“Would you, take me too?”
My eyes widened in surprise.
“Don’t you remember what happened? You got attacked by those Shadows or whatever they’re called!” I exclaimed, albeit in hushed tones.
“I do remember. But you have a Persona, you’d protect me, wouldn’t you. Besides, I’m your friend and it wouldn’t be right for you to go alone. So I’m going whether you want me to or not!” Arianoli states proudly. I shook my head, but I was smiled as I did.
“Oh alright. I know better than to ever try and stop you.” I said.
“Ha! You know me too well already!” Arianoli said with a giggle. Then I started to feel strange, but a good and tingly kind of strange. Then I heard Janus speaking inside my head.

Thou art I and I am thou
Thou hast established a new bond
Thou must nurture this newfound bond
So it may give thee thy strength on the path ahead
Thou shalt now be blessed
When creating Personas of the Lovers Arcana


The feeling faded away when Janus stopped speaking. What Janus said then did leave me with a few questions. It seemed that establishing “bonds” has he put it would give me strength for what the future may hold. But he had also said something about creating Personas and there was also the mention of the Lovers Arcana. I knew that the Lovers Arcana was a thing in tarot cards and now that tarot had come to mind, the Fool Arcana was also a tarot card. I resolved to ask Igor about this whenever I got around to it as he had mentioned the Fool Arcana and was probably the best guy to ask.
“Hey, are you alright?” Arianoli asked. Shoot! I’d forgotten she was still standing there.
“Yeah, I’m alright. I just spaced out for a moment there.” I replied.

Nighttime

Visiting hours had ended two hours ago and during that time I finished up my homework from the days of school I missed. It was nice of Jaiden to do that for me, the guy he’d only known for a couple of days. Even if his handwriting was kinda messy, making his notes kinda hard to study with. As the nurse said he would, the doctor decided to keep me overnight for observation and if I still seemed fine tomorrow, I could go back to the dorm. Rosalere and Mikasa had visited me in the hospital and were relieved to find that I was awake and apparently they had been visiting everyday I had been at the hospital after school because they were worried about me. It was nice to know that they cared to some degree, even though it might be because they don’t want my parents to kill them. Arianoli and Jaidenenk promised to come to the hospital to either pick me up or keep me company, depending on how things turned out tomorrow. I personally couldn’t wait for tomorrow. I was sure that I would be fine and I needed to plan with Arianoli when we would go and see Seriya. I could tell that the mysterious Light Faerie had a lot to say.
Persona Neo - 06/04/18 Friday

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Disclamer: I do not own Neopets or Persona, they belong to Jumpstart and Atlus respectively.


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03/04/18 Tuesday

After School


I met Arianoli at the Temple of the Kazeriu as she asked, no, demanded me to do.
“Good, you’re here. I was afraid that Jaiden would manage to dissuade you at the last second.” Arianoli said.
“For the record, he did try.” I said. Jaidenenk had tried to convince me not to go all day after finding out that I was going to test the rumour with Arianoli. He told me that Arianoli’s threats were usually empty and it was a really bad idea. But he ended up sealing my decision to go instead when he mused whether Ari would do it whether I went or not and decided she might. I couldn’t let her go on her own, as I understood it, friends weren’t supposed to let other friends do things like that, at the very least let them do it alone. Jaidenenk did try to overturn my decision by stating that Arianoli probably wouldn’t if I didn’t show, but I didn’t want to take that chance and Jaiden gave up saying it was my funeral.
“I didn’t want to do this alone, so I am grateful that you decided to come anyway.” Arianoli said with a smile that was already making this worth it. She slipped her hand into mine and we entered the Temple of the Kazeriu.

It was pretty anticlimactic. The doors weren’t even bolted, which did strike me as strange. The temple’s walls were covered in Kazeriu-related art, was completely empty of people and had numerous artefacts on display which I died to study. The silence was ominous but that was pretty much it.
“I don’t feel any different. You?” I said.
“Me neither.” Arianoli replied. “But we can look around for a bit before we leave, right?”
I nodded, interested by all the artefacts on display. What was the harm after all. Then I noticed a small, but ornate door on the east side of the temple. Arianoli followed my gaze and saw the door.
“A door? Wonder what’s on the other side.” She said. She then pulls me over to the door. “We might as well find out. Might be more artefacts to see.” She said, knowing she was speaking my language. Curious what other treasures might be in the temple, I carefully opened the door which lead into a smaller, but more impressive room. The walls and ceiling were painted a midnight blue and painted silver stars covered the entirety of it, some joined together by thin gold lines to make constellations. There were even some more modern constellations, like the Altador Heroes constellations. Which would mean the Neopet who had discovered them was not the first after all, whoever made this temple was! Then I noticed there as an inscription under The Dreamer constellation in ancient Neopian. I went over to it and Arianoli joined me.
“What does that say?” She asked.
“Don’t know yet. Just give me a minute as I should be able to translate it.” I said. I slowly translated the inscription line by line, impressed with how clear the inscription was for it was probably painted there many years ago. I finished translating and with a bit of a chill going along my spine, I said the inscription fully translated.

Blessed by the great heroine
They shall travel the dream realm
And seek the darkness that dwells within
They shall bring light where darkness falls
And defeat the nightmares made of life
For this is the fate of the Dream Bearer
And their comrades of light


Arianoli looked rather confused.
“What did all of that mean, Shinji?” She asked me.
“I don’t know, Arianoli.” I replied. But the inscription mentioned the Dream Bearer, a title that the shadowy figure in my dream that night had referred to me as. Did this inscription have something to do with that? As I wondered that, a purple, swirly portal suddenly opened. Then I suddenly felt it pull at something deep inside me.
“W-what’s going on?!” Arianoli said in a panic. That was the last thing I heard before I blacked out.

When I woke up, I was in a world of pastel colours. And I had no idea how I had gotten there. I was laying, stomach down, on a shiny pastel-coloured floor and as I got up and took in my surroundings, I realised that this place was similar to the place in my dream. I noticed there were little orbs of light floating around all over the place, but as I went to touch one, my hand was suddenly slapped by a light-skinned hand. I turned in the direction of the hand and found myself face to face with a Light Faerie, at least she looked like a Light Faerie with her gold-ish yellow hair and wings. But her eyes were silver and she wore a midnight blue dress with tiny silver stars and a gold crescent moon on it.
“Who are you and why are you here?! Do you not know that you shouldn’t touch others dream worlds?!” She yelled at me. I just stared at her, stunned and confused. I had no idea what was going on or where I was. The Light Faerie sighed. “I can clearly see that you are clueless. This is the Dream Realm and you are not supposed to be here.” She said.
“Um, I’m sorry. I wasn’t aware that I’m not supposed to be here, but my friend and I must of gotten dragged in here by that purple swirly portal and-“ I began to say before the Faerie interrupted me.
“Wait, portal?! Then you…” She said with her eyes filled with fear. Then, I heard Arianoli screaming.
“Ari?! Hold on, I’m coming!” I called and began to head in her direction until the Light Faerie grabbed me by the shoulder.
“Wait boy, don’t go! It’s too dangerous for you to go over there!” She said. I jerked her hand off my shoulder.
“I don’t care! One of my only friends is obviously in trouble and I need to help her!” I said determinedly. The Light Faerie seemed to think for a moment before grabbing a short sword from a fold in her dress and handing it to me.
“At least take this for your protection and let me come with you. I’m not much good in a fight, but I can help somehow. I have lived here all my life. My name is Seriya by the way” Seriya said.
“Cool, mine’s Shinji. Let’s go!” I said, short sword in hand. Seriya and I rushed over to where Arianoli’s scream was and saw her faced by two strange imp-like creatures that looked really inappropriate and ugly.
“Arianoli!” I called to her.
“Shinji!” She yelled and back and ran over to me, going to hide behind me.
“Those are Shadows! They are extremely dangerous! Watch yourself!”  Seriya said. The Shadows, as Seriya had called them were obviously monsters and even though I had a weapon, I knew I didn’t have a chance of defeating them as they drew closer. I wished that I could save both Arianoli and myself from this nightmare and I felt a familiar tug inside myself, the same tug I felt when that portal opened. My body was suddenly racked with torturous pain and I dropped the short sword from it. I clutched the sides of my head.
“Shinji?! What’s wrong?!” I heard Arianoli say in a panic. But I wasn’t listening to her, I was listening to a voice inside myself.
“You can save her and yourself and I can give you the power to do so because I am you. Will you seize this moment and become who you are destined to be?” The voice said.
“I’m not sure who I am destined to be. But if it means I means that I can protect people, then I will seize my destiny, this moment!” I replied.
“Well said. I am thou and thou art I. I safeguard those who set off on a new beginning and I shall safeguard you on yours!” The voice said. I saw a black and white dreamcatcher before me and I grabbed it. Suddenly, a Zafara burst forth from it, but he was much bigger than I was. He was cloud-coloured like me, but part of it was a cloudy day sky like mine and the other was a cloudy night sky, he wore a suit that was half white and half black and his face, the day half was smiling the night half was frowning.
“I am Janus and I am a part of you.”
“Persona.” I whispered. The pain was gone and replaced with a feeling of freedom and exhilaration.
“Woah! What is that?” Arianoli said in wonder.
“This power… Who are you?” Seriya said incredulously. A grin spread across my face, I could defeat these monsters after all.
“Janus, Agi!” I called. Janus moved his hand towards one of the shadows in a flicking motion and it was suddenly set on fire. It screeched in pain and looked rather singed after the fire died down. Then they attacked Janus with their claws outstretched and every hit Janus took, I felt. It quickly occurred to me that any damage Janus took, I would feel that same damage. I had Janus use Agi three more times to defeat the shadows and they faded away. Janus disappeared back into the dreamcatcher.
“That, was a Persona.” I said.
“You possess a Persona?! You must be who I was told to wait for when the nightmares came.” Seriya said, clearly in awe.
“What is a Persona and who are you?” Arianoli asked Seriya,
“I shall answer the latter first, I am Seriya the Faerie of the Dream Realm. I am supposed to guard the Dream Realm from those who would misuse it. A Persona is a mask your soul creates to get through the hardships in life. You can summon that mask here to fight for you. But you need to be in control of who you are to summon a Persona.” Seriya said and then looked at me with an approving eye. “You are quite gifted, young Neopet.”
“Oh geez, I don’t know about that. But what does this mean for me?” I said.
“Not today. I’ll tell you whenever you are able to come back. You should as it’s not good for Neopets to stay here for too long. You’ll find you need a lot of rest when you get back to your Realm.” Seriya said and opened a golden swirly portal. “This portal will take you back to your Realm.”
“Thank you, Seriya. For everything.” I said.
“You can thank me by coming back and not telling anyone about this realm.” Seriya said. Arianoli and I went through the portal and we were back in the room with the constellations.

Jaidenenk burst into the room.
“You’re both alright, thank Fyora.” He said, visibly relieved.
“Aw, did you get worried about us and decided to come anyway?” Arianoli said a little teasingly.
“Well, when you get yourself and anyone else into dangerous situations it’s my job to bail you out.” Jaidenenk said.
“Thanks, Jaiden. But as you see we are largely unscathed.” I said. Then I suddenly felt faint and then I blacked out.
Persona Neo - 03/04/18

And we finally meet Janus, Shinji’s Persona. Janus is the Roman God of Beginnings, Endings, Dualities and Doorways. Here he is a Persona of the Fool Arcana. He learns Agi (fire) magic and a wide array of support and attack skills. He’s a jack of all trades. 

The Shadows Shinji fought are Incubus of the Devil Arcana. They specialise in debilitating enemies with status effects, but are fairly weak otherwise.

Disclamer: I do not own Neopets or Persona, they belong to Jumpstart and Atlus respectively.
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In Faerieland there is an old custom that is still followed by all Faeries. When a Faerie Neopet is born, the newborn will be blessed with a special gift by a certain Faerie. Depending on the month they were born. Some got blessed by common Faeries such as Fire and Air Faeries, while others were lucky enough to be blessed by Aethia the Battle Faerie or Mira the Space Faerie. Some were even lucky enough to be born on the month that Queen Fyora herself gives a blessing to newborn Faerie Neopets. But not all these blessings are gifts, some can be curses and some can be can be both. Not too terribly long ago a woman was give a blessing that was a gift and a curse, depending on how one used it. This woman is know as Lady Dynaheir.

Lady Dynaheir was born as a Faerie Blumaroo under the name Arianna Dynaheir. She was born in the month of June and the Water Faeries bless every Faerie Neopet child born that month. The Water Faerie who blessed Arianna, her name was Peritia, spend a long time looking at Arianna when she was placed before her.
"She needs a very special blessing." Peritia had whispered and finally she smiled. "Arianna Dynaheir, I bless you with the Gift of Knowledge. Knowledge is a powerful thing and can change the course of many lives, including your own. May you use this gift wisely." Peritia proclaimed as she placed her finger on the newborn's forehead to give her blessing to the child. So Arianna grew up with the blessing of the Gift of Knowledge and was regarded a genius because of the vast information she had because of the gift. She didn't spend very long in school because the Gift of Knowledge taught her everything she'd ever need to know. But as a result, Arianna grew up very lonely. She was seen as a freak by almost all the children her age throughout her childhood. Most saw her as truly blessed, while she saw herself as truly cursed.

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When Arianna grew into an adult, she opened a fortune-telling shop in Faerieland. Some Light Faeries did fortune-telling. But by the time Arianna was grown, Faerieland had fallen because of the events of The Faerie's Ruin and all the Light Faeries were busy using their fortune-telling skills to see the uncertain fate of Faerieland. So people came to Arianna instead under the moniker of Lady Dynaheir which she had chosen for herself. Although her Gift of Knowledge did not allow her to see into the future, it allowed her to make an educated and often accurate guess because of the vast knowledge it provided her with. If anyone asked her where something or someone was, she'd know immediately as her Gift of Knowledge told her exactly where it or they were. She, of course asked payment for her services and as her success grew, as did her wallet. She started to accumulate a fortune. This was the first time Arianna had felt blessed by her gift. She made a handsome sum of money everyday and everyone who went to her loved her for her gift. She didn't feel so lonely anymore. But it wasn't long before things grew bad for Arianna.

Suspicious people began to enter her shop, asking her questions that she was unwilling to answer. She, at first treated them like any other customer, but as she wondered how they were using her knowledge. Her Gift of Knowledge gave her the horrible truth of who these people were. They were not people to be trusted with the knowledge she could give them. They could do very bad things with it. Eventually, she began to refuse these same people her services. But these people were not easily stopped. They often sent others to get their answers from her in their stead, obviously not aware that her gift would tell her if they were sent by them, so she could refuse them service. But the worry that her next customer could be sent by these horrible people took its toll on her. She awoke most days tired and stressed. After a few more weeks of worrying and stress, Arianna closed the doors of her fortune-telling service. She'd had enough of worrying about those suspicious people and those who they sent in their stead. But furthermore, she was afraid that even though she would no longer run a fortune-telling service, that they would still try to get answers from her. She thought of these things over and over as she looked into a river nearby her home. She hoped that the babbling of the river would calm her nerves.
"You did not use your blessing wisely like I hoped you would." A soft voice said. Arianna turned worriedly to the sound of the voice to find herself looking at a Water Faerie.
"W-who are you?" Arianna asked her.
"My name is Peritia. I am the Water Faerie that blessed you when you were born." Peritia replied.
"Oh, so you're the one who gave me this curse!" Arianna said bitterly.
"The Gift of Knowledge that was my blessing to you. It can be a gift or a curse depending on how you use it." Peritia stated. "It was only a curse to you because you didn't use it wisely. You used it for the wrong things. Like making a simple fortune out of them."
"Then what am I supposed to use it for?" Arianna asked.
"You're supposed to use it wisely. You must use your gift when you feel you must, Arianna Dynaheir. Follow your head and your heart and they won't steer you wrong. However, those people you worry about. I think you may have to run from Faerieland to escape them." Peritia said.
"Wait, how did you know about those people?" Arianna asked, alarmed.
"Arianna. One of the meanings of Peritia is knowledge. I blessed you with a gift I, myself possessed." Peritia replied with a smile. Arianna just stared at her, a little shocked. "Now, here. Take this." Peritia said, pressing a Skunk Paint Brush into Arianna's hands. "Take that to the Rainbow Pool in Neopia Central and paint yourself with it. They won't recognise you then. Then take yourself and your fortune anywhere but here. Only then will you be safe." Peritia continued.
"Alright. But why are you helping me?" Arianna said.
"So many questions... Because you were the only child I ever got to bless. You hold a special place in my heart and to see my blessing causing you so much pain... I'm sorry." Peritia said with a sigh. Arianna smiled and gave the Water Faerie a hug.
"It's alright and thank you, for helping me."

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So Arianna flew quickly to Neopia Central and painted herself skunk with the Paint Brush Peritia gave her and her powder blue short fur changed to black with a white stripe running down her back. However she was surprised to find that her wings hadn't left with her Faerie colouring. They had just transformed into purple, butterfly-like wings with a floral pattern. She guessed that she was just simply meant to have wings no matter what she was painted. However, she did look quite different regardless and with her fortune that she had made from fortune-telling, she could settle down wherever she pleased. Although her heart ached for Faerieland, she knew that she couldn't return there. In the end she chose Meridell. Partly because who would look for a fortune-telling Faerie Neopet there? And partly because she liked the sound of the medieval land. So went there and bought herself a nice estate, fit for a noble. She even became a member of Meridellian nobility because of her wealth and she gave up her fortune-telling forever, never telling anyone about her gift ever again. So she became known as Lady Dynaheir yet again, but the Lady was now a title attached to her because she was nobility and that suited her just fine. She had finally settled into a place where she didn't have to worry about those suspicious people anymore and could finally use her Gift of Knowledge wisely. Just like Peritia wanted her to.

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Kia ora, that means hello. I'm Megan and my hobbies are drawing, writing and singing. I also play a lot of video games. My drawings are mostly of fictional characters, animals and so on.

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Here's a petition made by ShanhaT, it is called save the freedom fighters by putting them in the idw sonic comics, after they have completely finished in a series of Archie comics, would you like to put your support this petition, by any chance, you know I'm autistic.

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Thanks for your favorite. ^.^
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Thank you for your favorite. ^.^
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YudaMori Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
Hello!
I really like your style, i was wondering if you'd like to join my contest? ^^
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Thanks! And sorry for bothering you!
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Alisawarrior Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Hi. No thank you. I don't really think I'm good enough. Although I am glad that you like my art.
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Ah that's okay! Thank you anyway ^^
Sorry for bothering you!

Although i'm sure you would be good enough, don't doubt yourself! ^^ <3
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Artist Kindle thanks you by LadyKindle
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Heya Megan, this is Mermaid. If you want to read the comic that I was talking about on Neo, here's the link: eternalsailorchaos.deviantart.…
It's just sketched out, and the pen I used for drawing has a bad quality pen with an ink that wouldn't ever dry, so a lot of it is sort of blurred or smeared, but it's just an idea. :P
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Hey, how's it hangin' Megan? My concerns are with you, what with the tsunami. If you and yours are alright, whistle or something.
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As I have no idea what you are talking about, I am fine.
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