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Desdendelle
Fluff incoming
Tue Aug 25, 2015 15:38
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When he spotted Dawn in the crowd, Des almost squeed. A smile spread on his face; he rubbed his hands together and shoved the lightsaber into a pocket of his coat. Capitalising on the fact that she did not notice him, he sneaked around the room until he was positioned behind her, then hugged her. “Surprise, love!” he said.

  • Down to businessPhobos, Tue Aug 25 14:30
    Brightbeard didn't so much walk into the room as stroll into it. He was enjoying the heat and the dry, dusty air. It reminded him of his own home on Azeroth; the mountain stronghold of Ironforge,... more
    • Fluff incoming — Desdendelle, Tue Aug 25 15:38
      • ((Whoops! First casualty.))DawnFire, Tue Aug 25 15:47
        ((That is, I managed to forget to double-check that no one had posted since I started writing. Replies should continue from July's post, not mine, since she got there first. ~DF))
      • Turning, she hugged him back. "Des! When did you get here? Why are you here? Did you also come for the hatching? I didn't know you'd traded for one too, when did this happen?" She was grinning madly... more
      • Aaand here's BM!JulyFlame, Tue Aug 25 15:44
        [OOC: I'm taking and running with the flooding problem hS came up with in his short on the main board and expanding upon it a bit, but you're of course more than welcome to have that not be a problem ... more
        • There is more to be had!Desdendelle, Tue Aug 25 16:23
          “A few moments ago; for the hatching, of course; yes; and,” Des took a breath, “remember the time I asked you out? I got Avatar Aang's uncanon lightsaber from the mission immediately before it;... more
          • "Oh, I see, I see."DawnFire, Tue Aug 25 17:08
            "And yeah, I guess you do. Pity I can't move in there--uh, I mean--right, hold on, I think she wants our attention, doesn't she?" Dawn, her face now going red, turned to look at Jenni. She kept her... more
            • Illian catchup.Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 04:18
              With the children settled (which took longer than it might have - Oleander woke up from his nap, and Dafydd spent some time persuading him that no, he couldn't have Daphne's balloon - or Tanfin's hat ... more
              • Wobbles heard him talking.Scapegrace, Wed Aug 26 05:31
                And she smiled much wider as she wandered around the room, looking for a buffet table to pillage in the name of Cap'n Wobb, The Pirate Clown - wow, she really had to bring that girl back, it had been ... more
                • Alex looked up when Constance appeared...Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 07:41
                  ...queen and bronze on her shoulders. He watched Hera fly over to the eggs that had not yet been claimed, then hesitantly followed Dafydd. "H-hi," he stuttered. It wasn't immediately clear who he was ... more
                  • Hera raised her head...Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 08:08
                    ... and deigned to look at Alex. Her eyes whirled briefly, yellow specks creeping into them, and her wings rose as if preparing for flight. Ilwion nuzzled his mate's neck, spreading his nearside wing ... more
                    • Alex grinned.Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 08:15
                      "Thank you, sir," he said, ducking his head shyly. "Are both of them yours, then? They're really nice."
                      • Dafydd reached down and touched Ilwion's head.Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 08:21
                        "He's mine," he said. "Hera is bonded to my wife." He glanced over at where Constance was trying to put a stop to Daphne and Oleander's 'let's run in circles around Mummy' game. "Which is not where... more
                        • Alex's eyes widened.Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 08:28
                          "W-wait a minute," he stammered, "Connie? Are you... a-are you Dafydd Illian? Um. " His eyes were now about the size of saucers. "Sorry, I, um, I just, um, wow." He took a deep breath and scratched... more
                          • "Most of the time."Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 08:44
                            "Except when I need to be Darth Balrog, Scourge of the Multiverse." Dafydd chuckled at the kid's expression. "Joke, joke. As, I'm sure, would be anything I said about Hera being high-maintenance."... more
                            • "Sorry."Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 08:51
                              Alex looked sheepish. "Just kind of startled me, is all. Oh, right!" He awkwardly held out a hand. "Alex Dives. I'm an intern in DoSAT. And, um, thank you for donating the eggs." ((Poor Dadydd. I... more
                              • As an answer to Dawn...Desdendelle, Wed Aug 26 09:03
                                Des took the lightsaber out of his pocket, taking care not to ignite its blade by mistake. “I'd like to get rid of this ASAP,” he said, “it positively stinks of Studom.” He nodded toward Ilraen.... more
                                • Colt shrugged a bit. JulyFlame, Wed Aug 26 09:11
                                  Gerry sneezed the moment it came out. "Seriously. Ugh, Sue weapons." "I was hoping for Tel'Quessir, personally," Colt said, temporarily distracted by the lightsaber before looking at the elf again,... more
                                  • Dawn followed Des' gaze, and nodded.DawnFire, Wed Aug 26 10:00
                                    "Yeah, that's a Noldo. I, uh, I think he used to be an agent of some sort--I mean, a DOGA agent. He left or retired or something a little before I joined--something about dying and maybe coming back... more
                                    • Dafydd;s ears twitched.Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 10:15
                                      Actually, they didn't - he'd often thought they should , but mobile ears weren't a trait possessed by many Eldar. Dafydd's ears wanted to twitch as a woman across the room called (well, said)... more
                                      • “Shakhar, wait a sec.”Desdendelle, Wed Aug 26 10:29
                                        Des rubbed his goatee. “Missing hand, Noldo, missing hand, agent, not any more, dammit where'd I read this, missions missions missions... fabric? No, something with T... Oh I know. Terri Ryan, DOGA... more
                                        • "Hey!"Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 10:34
                                          Alex waved at the two people when they approached. "Are you here for the hatching, too?" Too many people get out get out get out. He hoped there wasn't any sweat beading up on his forehead as he held ... more
                                          • Dawn nodded in response to Des.DawnFire, Wed Aug 26 10:42
                                            "Introductions, right. That should go well. Let's hope it goes well, actually, dealing safely with Feanorians usually requires being out of, uh, everything-range. Oh well. Maybe an agent!Maglor, or... more
                                            • “Hello there!” Des said.Desdendelle, Wed Aug 26 10:46
                                              “Yesyes to all your questions, bub!” he said. “I'm Des, this is Shakhar – Dawn – and you–” Des squinted. “You look somewhat familiar... what's your name, dude?”
                                              • "I... I'm..."Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 10:48
                                                Alex cradled the egg to his chest. "'M Alex Dives," he said, finally finding his voice. "DoSAT intern." He smiled and held out a hand. "Nice to meet you... Des, was it?" He frowned. "Des... dendelle?"
                                                • “Yes, that's me.” Des shook the proffered hand.Desdendelle, Wed Aug 26 10:50
                                                  “Wait a sec. Dives? As in... are you related to Rina Dives?” Des tilted his head.
                                                  • Alex flinched.Iximaz , Wed Aug 26 10:53
                                                    "Yes, I am, and I don't want to talk about it," he said, turning away. "Especially not today."
                                                    • “Oh.”Desdendelle, Wed Aug 26 10:55
                                                      “Sorry, dude.” Des bowed his head briefly. “Didn't mean to upset you. You said DoSAT... d'you happen to know a Unison Device by the name of Corolla?”
                                                      • ((HAHA got you!))Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 10:57
                                                        Ahem. More seriously, I'm going out of ambit for the next few hours, so assume Dafydd is just keeping the f'lizards quiet. hS
                                                    • Hera's head snapped up.Huinesoron, Wed Aug 26 10:55
                                                      Her gaze locked onto Alex, her eyes sparkling with orange facets. Beside her, Ilwion sat up, craning to look up at Dafydd. The elf drew in a breath between his teeth. "As a general remark," he said,... more
                                                      • "Sorry, Mr. Illian."Iximaz , Wed Aug 26 11:02
                                                        Alex sighed. "Won't happen again, promise." To Des, he said, "And, yeah, actually. She's one of my regular teachers. Supervisors? I like her because she doesn't make me go on a lot of coffee runs.... more
                                                        • Des nodded empathetically.Desdendelle, Wed Aug 26 11:05
                                                          He glanced at Dafydd, but when he saw that the Noldo was busy with his fire-lizard, he kept his attention on Alex. “She's a nice person, yeah. Helped me with a nasty Harry Potter fic, once.”
                                                          • "Is that the one..."Iximaz, Wed Aug 26 11:09
                                                            "...where Harry was the heir to the Founders and had a harem, or something?" Alex grinned. "She told me about that! Oh, man, that sounded horrible; it's times like that I'm glad I'm not a field... more
                                                            • Rewinding back a little bit...PoorCynic, Wed Aug 26 11:54
                                                              Dafydd shook his head, smiling. "Yes, I think we'll be okay. Thank you, though." Teyala nodded. "You're welcome. Enjoy the rest of your day." She turned away from the Illian family, pausing long... more
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