2."Let the trial begin"
The freezing air strikes furiously. After alighting, she consults the calendar to find out that there are still several days for her first trial to begin. Tokyo sleeps, just as the rest of the world.
She wanders without a direction. Hours pass, no
Days? Time seems to stop, and she finds herself lost in a sea of confusing thoughts and memories. She loiters like a lost child around the big city, looking for something that she doesn't know what it is. Until, finally, the spider finds her.
"I found you, accused. I will be your first judge". The creature is neither a human nor a spider, and she glares at her intensely, maybe wondering if she will be able to reach Zephyr. "Unless you are acquitted, we will not cease in our purpose to shut off the sunlight. If you are ready, we will let the trial begin".
She asks for the charges, and the answer takes her breath away. "You are accused of not being a human being"
"I am a human", she whispers in response. "I