Trigun: Stampede Stopped
I do not own Trigun / Vash, or any other characters from the anime or manga. They belong to the amazing Yasuhiro Nightow.
Year 1735 month 3 day 14, at Seeds Village
Vash stared out through a window, considering the clouds in the early morning light.
The suns were just peeking over the horizon. The suns' light seemed to be gilding all of the many wispy clouds this morning. Those clouds were probably dust instead of moisture, but, for the moment, they were beautiful.
Visual beauty was, perhaps, the most fragile and fleeting thing in nature.
He'd just finished washing up after his morning workout. His stomach rumbled, but he wanted to enjoy the fleeting beauty of the morning sky while it lasted.
It was the 14th day of the third month, or 3.14. A few people (most of whom were teachers, scientists or engineers) still celebrated this date as "pi day."
His thoughts ricocheted about within his head, until they turned to Engineer Elizabeth. The last time he