Startled, the guard looked up. He looked like he was about to chew her out when he noticed her lack of mouth. “Oh,” he mumbled. “Right.”

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Her eye raked over Nerice. “You’ve been down here before.”

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She had something in her hands, a shell of some sort.

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“I’ll go to the Central Forum,” Castra volunteered.

Friends at Colossus Massive By: Delaney Gillespie Solaria returned to Novalight, crestfallen. She didn’t need a mouth to express her sadness. It filled her eyes, weighed down her shoulders, and slowed every step she took.               “What happened?” Nerice rushed to … Continue reading “I’ll go to the Central Forum,” Castra volunteered.

The inaccurate design was cute, according to Nerice.

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You know Solaria is incapable of lying

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