~Still standing building, Ruins of the Industrial Sector~
That was how much time passed for Takeshi- still seated where he was- before his Dragon's Sight alerted him to her return.
"Well, have you had enough time to reflect?" Galimany asked, the sound of her voice coming from the water she had left behind.
- Running on Adrenaline and Sheer Willpower.
- Trying to Stay Sane in an Insane World.
- Why Should Time Have Wings and Not I?
- Born in Wrong Comic Book Universe
"Grumpy, Sloane, glad you two could join us," he says with his ever present smirk.
"And glad to see you two are feelin' better." He addressed Ramilia and Madelyn.
Ramilia flinched involuntarily.
[QUOTE=Eternal Torment;16657581"And glad to see you two are feelin' better." He addressed Ramilia and Madelyn.[/QUOTE]
Ramilia nods once, too busy eating to talk. So Madelyn speaks up for her. "Oui, she was in a very sour mood, but I calmed her down. She also told me about your adventures outside ze dome. Very interesting."
Wait, I don't know about formal etiquette.
He was stuck staring at the cutlery for a minute or two before he figured out what to do. He simply looked at Joey, then followed what he was doing. He sighed in relief as the anxiety started to subside.
He cleared his throat, going through the usual motions to regain mental balance.
"It was really dangerous. I can't believe we pulled through so well, given the surprising things we had to face."
"Well, there was a crisis when one of those Dreadnoughts destroyed one of the colonies of Mars. It was a terrible tragedy. Rana, the construct, had awakened to kill us. The destruction of the colony of Vulcan was her way of getting our attention. We defeated her, but it was the leader of Mars who finished her off." He shook his head.
It didn't feel right to eat when speaking about horrible things like that.
"Well, let's see..." He trailed off, and in the span of only a few seconds managed to form what he felt would be an okay answer.
"I was born and raised in Sector 8 by my Uncle, before being enrolled in the Arcadia Academy," he started. "When I was younger I devoted a considerable amount of time to my studies and martial arts, and was also in training to become a blacksmith before my.. gifts actually started to manifest themselves," he paused. "But since my trip to Mars I have developed a strong interest in technology, and most of my focus has been on learning that, along with mastering my other... gifts."