Chapter 3: The Competition
Time has passed throughout the summer. Apple Bloom was able to continue her apprentice job with Zecora with no further trouble. With the zebra's permission, the filly begins introducing her skills with her tools and potions to work on a mystery potion: a project called a "Cutie Mark Predictor" which has the power to predict what foal gets cutie mark before he or she even gets it.
Apple Bloom put potions in some parts with Zecora pushing up panels onto a big metal machine on it. The mare puts in doors to use to make an entrance and exit for ponies to get out of. The machine's power? It's friendship!
As time drags off, things happened with the Mane Six and Spike being busy. First they were dealing with bad guys from another universe and then dealing with a variety of supposed "emergency calls". And trust me folks, they are still recovering from the Dark Water incident.
Fortunately, thanks to help from their friends, the Mane Six recovered fully, now able to con