// I dig it. Out of the box, it's like adding an Uboa-esque (for those Yume Nikki fans) character somewhere in the story. It'll be interesting to see what you choose to trigger it. Everyone else, let's march this baby onward. //
The new group chatted in a somewhat
friendly matter as they traversed the path onward to the capital city of Kia. There was no more commotion, no more attacks, and no more evil regenerating soldiers to pester them either. Eventually they made it to the large gate that let commoners enter the city. They were swiftly allowed in, and nothing at all appeared to be wrong with the city.
Xavier looked around, the four o' clock sun adding a beautiful tinge to the buildings. White slate houses with roofs adorned with red and salmon-hued thatched roofs, all leading to a grand castle in the horizon. No matter how many times you saw it, he mused, it never seemed real.
The Lycan let out a sigh of relief and exhaustion, as he was dumping entirely all of his weight on Kira now. He was lucky he wasn't dead. He grinned at that thought.
They weren't in the city long enough to even bat an eye, however, before a voice called out.
"Oiii! You group 'ah warriors! You look a bit banged up, you need a patchin'? First time's free!"
Xavier looked at the figure, who was merely a set of feminine eyes wrapped from head to toe in a gray shawl. She stood underneath a sign mounted on her lab that read, "Rupella Blanchet, Grey Mage". Xavier simply looked at her quizzically, before shrugging and walking towards the mage's lab.
"A TRUE MAN NEVER DIES, EVEN WHEN HE'S KILLED!"