The Guardsman looked at...
Fri Mar 27, 2015 16:42

...Agent Wobbes as she made a balloon replica of Arcadia. "Hah, that's actually pretty good! Look: she's got the sky train network right. I can even see my old district on that thing! And that open space between the skyscraper and the TARDIS dock? That's a great park." He sighed wistfully. "Sucks to be here. You have no idea how much I want to go back home. Believe me, I've tried." He pulled his RA out and dialed the coordinates for Gallifrey. The device buzzed and displayed an error message. The Guardsman showed the screen to Rina.


"I mostly just want to see my sister again," said the Guardsman, pocketing his RA. "She was part of the Solitude Highlander Regiment. On the Final Day they were assigned to defend the Capital from Dalek landing parties. Haven't heard from her since." He cleared his throat. "But I digress. You must have questions for me, right? Ask away and I'll see if I can answer."

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((I'm sure DoSAT would be eager to get their mitts on any sort of tech. Go for it.))

  • It was not dissimilar to the contagious yawn. But there was no way she was going to let the Ironic Overpower take advantage of the situation. "Yeah, I found out about the voice changing thing earlier ... more
    • The Guardsman looked at... — SeaTurtle, Fri Mar 27 16:42
      • "I'm really sorry."Iximaz, Fri Mar 27 16:55
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        • "Yeah, about that."SeaTurtle, Fri Mar 27 17:20
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          • "I thought about it for a bit."Iximaz, Fri Mar 27 17:24
            "Considered 'the Aviator', but decided there wasn't a point. I mean, it's not like I'm a renegade or anything, am I?" Rina laughed somewhat nervously. "And yeah, holy cow, that was quite the... more
            • "Relax, you're only... uh..."SeaTurtle, Fri Mar 27 18:07
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              • "Just turned eighteen a few days ago."Iximaz, Fri Mar 27 18:15
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                • "Oh, the little cute one! I can help!"Scapegrace, Fri Mar 27 18:29
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                  • "Did I just hear that right?" she said, stunned.
                    • The Reader walked over, trailing balloons.DawnFire, Fri Mar 27 19:06
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                      • "Wait a minute. Is that the Eye of Harmony?"SeaTurtle, Fri Mar 27 19:27
                        The Guardsman leaned towards the Reader to take a better look. "Yeah, that totally is. Sweet. Look, she even added a solar flare trying to escape the singularity. And balloon-Arcadia, of course.... more
                        • ((Suggestion!))Iximaz, Fri Mar 27 22:40
                          ((SeaTurtle, since Dawn Fire seems to take a while to respond (no offense intended, DF, promise!), want to continue Rina and the Guardsman's conversation in the below thread? We can pretend it takes... more
                          • ((The chain with 'Hey I go on tangents'? Sure.))SeaTurtle, Sat Mar 28 11:11
                            ((This is turning out to be a real Time Lord-fest: skipping though threads, splitting them apart, rallying at arbitrary points, the works. *Looks at thread* Derp. I completely forgot that the... more
                      • Rina was instantly on her guard.Iximaz, Fri Mar 27 19:19
                        The new lady smelled like a Time Lord. "Yes, she said hesitantly. "But I didn't destroy Gryffindor tower, before you ask."
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