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Szethei scowled, and then shook her head.
"<I most certainly do not,>" she muttered, ""
Still wearing a puzzled frown, Ro had complied. Szethei did likewise, but had no clue what to do next, but Chimera was busy apparently giving further instructions to Ro. The white creature looked from her to his timepiece, and after several moments gave a slow nod. Just as Szethei was about to protest being excluded, a familiar voice chirped in her ear:
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Szethei shifted around to a position slightly less uncomfortable than before.
It almost doesn't seem real, she thought as she tried to relax, Am I really this close to the end? How long has it been since first coming here? How many days?
She rubbed her eyes as she tried to think of the answer, but time had blurred and run together ever since that first maddening round against Anton and Galen. It could have been only a handful of days, or a landslide of them.
Elation gave way to more bothersome thoughts that tugged at her mind. Such as preparing for whatever final task Chimera had in store, as well as doing it all on her own. Szethei groaned silently at that revelation.
Damn Zhirrik and his scheming.
She wasn't sorry to have lost the company of that backstabbing bastard, but she had to admit, having to fight by herself wasn't particularly appealing.
Stop it, Szethei,