Striding confidently and purposefully toward the Old Blight, the twosome pass through the bustling crowds gathered on the streets this dreary April morning. As a fine misty rain begins to fall, the men discover themselves suddenly stopped by a fallen crate in the road. Looking down the side road, they are surprised to see...jcftao wrote: ↑Thu May 13, 2021 8:24 pm"We're not going to catch him. If his friend is in trouble, we'll just need to go sort it out. Now we've got a reason to find this so-called "wizard" and ask him about Pip."
Miles stares the other bar-flies down. If anyone else wants to call him names, he's in no mood to hear it.
"Alphones, let's go and see if this wizard is home. If he does have PIp, he'll wish this day never happened..."
Miles grabs his gear, what little there is and strides out the door.
Startled, both men take a step back, and Alphonse feels a chill run down his spine. Miles pulls him away, but Alphonse is struck by how the children's eyes seemed to look deep inside of him.
After passing a few more streets, the pair reach the bottom of a trail leading up the northeastern side of the big hill. An old, decaying cemetery sits here, surrounded by a rusting iron fence. There is a large man examining some of the graves, which seem to be disturbed.
(OOC: Roikos is the dude in the cemetery. Let the roleplaying commence!)