The Dragon of Metal Chapter 6The Dragon of Metal Chapter 6:The Training(Torture) BeginsChores, chores, CHORES!Jack /hated/doing chores! Wearily stumbling into his room, he fondly remembered the times when he lived at home, and his parents would just hire people to clean for them. And when he moved out, he just ordered his robots to clean for him. Not here!Exhaustion had seeped down to his very marrow and, right now, his mat was looking like the most comfortable thing in the world.He'd only just finished cleaning, which was what he'd spent his entire morning doing since BEFORE the sun was up!Jack had a few rules, and in that set of rules was that he was not to do anything remotely productive until well past 10:00. Well they just tossed that out the window!He really should have payed more attention to Aeris last night, having stupidly agreed to help with the cleaning and the chores. Maybe he wouldn't have minded as much if it weren't for the sheer MAGNITUDE of them! Okay, he still would have been annoyed, but
The Dragon of Metal: Chapter 10The Dragon of Metal Chapter 10The Pit and the PainShadow tossed Jack to the floor as they finally materialized in Chase Young's volcanic lair. Jack managed to catch his footing, sending a dirty look at Shadow as she walked in front of him."You could be a little bit nicer to me, you know!" he yelled."And you could be a little bit less annoying, but that's not going to happen, now is it?" she said, leaning on a stone wall.A shift in the shadows drew Jack's attention away from the snarky woman, and he watched as Chase Young began to approach him."Chase! How's my main man doin,? You're looking good; have you been working out?"Chase brought down the heavy end of his Staff of Ku on Jack's head, immediately shutting the teen up, not to mention making him bite his tongue."Quiet, Spicer. I'll deal with you momentarily." Chase said, facing Shadow. "So I take it things didn't go as planned?""You could say that. They would have, had evil boy moron here not ruined things." Shadow replied.