Having met up with his dad in Petulburg City Brendan went out for lunch and in doing so told him all about how his journey started and the people he met. Norman was greatly impressed and thought the story about capturing Zorua was an exciting one. The two joked and chatted for a couple of hours before they made their way back to the gym.
"So Petulburg Woods next right?" Brendan asks as they walk into the large automatic doors. Norman nods.
"Yep. That'll take you to your first gym at Rustboro City." He says with his usual authorial smirk. "So in the morning you going to head off?" Brendan nods.
"Yea I'm going to head up there in the morning. For now, I'd just like to stay the night." He says excited. Norman chuckles.
"You always were to the point." He wanders to the right and down a hall. "This here will be your room. The gym has some on site rooms. Mines next door so nothing to worry about. Your Pokemon can stay in here as well. As they don't seem to get along with the Vigoroth. Unless