Jack of all Trades – 39

Sometimes Sunny “I don’t believe I was waiting for you.” “Oh, what a funny joke.”   There was quite the discrepancy in warmth between us in the conversation. But we were also in the forest five days away from Fhiraldo. We weren’t in the guild where we usually talked.   “What business do you have…

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The Fight Ends, but the Forest is Vast There is only one orc left. And he would have to face both of us. I see Daniela jump down from the tree in the corner of my eye. “Asagi, do not let your guard down.” “Right.” I answer briskly, keeping my focus on the orc. The…

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The Three Big Pigs I wasn’t in the deepest sleep, but I was still sleeping. But of course, this was going to be another night where I was hurriedly awakened by Daniela. “Asagi. Monsters.” I quickly sit up. After grinding my fists into my eyes and opening them, I grab my sword and stand up…

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The Last Night According to Daniela, this last wolf pack had wandered into this area by coincidence, and there were not likely to be any further attacks. And so I returned to my bed. Then a few hours later, she woke me up and we traded places. I tended to the fire as I gaze…

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Night Fight After eating to her heart’s content, Daniela was now in a deep sleep inside of the tent. I was feeling an almost nostalgic fatigue as I sat there and mixed a pot of soup. Of course, this was not a late night meal. This was breakfast. Nothing had happened after that. No, really.…

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I Will Not Become an Enemy! – 32

Monster Slaying One bag per person. They were not large, these separate bags that the group carried as they set off, the morning sunlight at their backs. “They are heavy for being so small…” “Is your one powder? Mine is very coarse like it could scratch up my armor.” “My bag looks like…meat?” The soldiers…

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Only with Your Heart – 3

Since Our Last Kiss – 3 By the time that Chizuru had finished her story, the clock showed that it was two o’clock in the morning. And all of the noise from the surrounding buildings had died down. “Wo…ah…” Mai threw the pillow that she was hugging to the side. Her cheeks had become flushed…

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Jack of all Trades – 34

Journeying and Dining Things were going well. The weather was great, the beaten path was easy to walk on. And while the forest trees surrounded us, we were never attacked by forest wolves like before. Beowulf’s commands must have reached all of them. Occasionally, we would see a snout poking from the leaves, but we…

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