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Well I wouldn't say I was a musician but…
Fri Nov 24, 2006 1:34am

A triumphant smile leaped onto her face, she finally made it once through the tune without making a single mistake. The smile turned into one of settled pride as she started the tune again from the beginning. If she thought about it, which she did, she figured it was probably quite silly to be so happy over something so incredibly simple. Though she found it certainly was silly how something so simple could be so difficult. A little bracelet with jewels that light up and a one note melody and it’s taken her almost a month to get a single tune right. Ridiculousness. And of course her sudden confidence inevitably led her to make a few mistakes and her smile quickly melted away as she returned to her previous state of concentration.

A small grunt-like sound was quickly followed by a crashing sound and the snapping of a few branches. Taken by surprise the song stopped in it’s tracks and Kairi turned to the direction of the sound, almost reaching for saidar for a bit of comfort. A woman with short hair was looking around in obvious confusion. She had no spark and her hair was short and she certainly wasn’t Aiel so she was probably an Aethan’Tar. Not that she was sure being Aiel had anything to do with the assessment it was true nonetheless.

The girl did look vaguely familiar but she was already awkwardly edging away back towards the foliage that was still vibrating from the impact. She bowed, a curtsey would’ve looked ridiculous without a dress, and blurted a quick apology.

“I beg your pardon, I didn’t see that last root… It’s just that I thought I heard someone playing music…”

Music? Oh… Kairi slowly turned her gaze down towards the bracelet. Right, her song. Her head snapped back up and she spoke sheepishly. “Oh, well sort of. I mean I don’t really play any instruments.” The Accepted slid the bracelet back over her hand and onto her wrist. She stood up and tilted her head to the side. “Do I know you from somewhere?” Kairi’s eyes narrowed, questioningly not menacingly. After a pause she stepped closer and spoke again. “Well I suppose it doesn’t matter. Do you like reading by any chance?”

Her pattern of speech probably sounded pretty bizarre. Almost aloof like a Brown or something. She almost smiled at that thought, Kairi Sedai of the Brown Ajah. No, that certainly wasn’t right.




OCC: Lol it’s kind of funny. I stopped writing here a couple months ago and I think the last string I wrote in was one with Tsuga and Kairi when she exploded a bug and fell out of a tree.

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