XXXVIII: No Jedi Pt 7
[Transmission Found]

Run. Run, and do not look back.
Telbus Mayne looked back, expecting to see an enemy, but instead he saw only a new friend. Neera kept pace with him, nimbly dodging pedestrians and in general just looking like she enjoyed this life-or-death chase. It was crazy, but for a moment Telbus felt something stronger than admiration for her. The moment passed as the horn from a speeder above refocused his concentration. Ah, yes. Their destination, one of Coruscant's many, many public hangers. He turned and grinned at Neera. Her attitude was infectious, he was actually having some fun! “What kind of ship do you want?” He shouted. She leapt over a beggar who was sitting in the street. “Something with two pilot seats and a hyperdrive is all I care!” She shot back. “You know how to fly?” Telbus searched his limited memory. “Maybe it’ll come back to me?” He responded.

There were a lot of ships to choose from, and no Republic Soldiers in sight. And the closest open ship was a Corellian XS Freighter. Neera whistled through her teeth at the ship’s massive bulk. “You’re gonna fly THAT?” Telbus ran to the boarding ramp. “I’m gonna try.” There was a commotion across the shipyard, and there was Ronan, running full tilt. The Grey Jedi was nowhere to be found. As Telbus disconnected the docking clamps, an old protocol droid holding a blaster rifle toddled out from the cargo hold, startling Telbus and making Neera shriek in surprise. “Excuse me, this ship is property of Garris Shrike-” Telbus apologised before removing the droid’s head from it’s shoulders with his blade. He tossed the droid’s gun to Neera. “Keep him busy!” He hollered. “I’ll prep us for takeoff!” Ronan was much closer now, and nothing was going to stop him. Neera leveled her blaster and released a spray of bolts. Ronan leapt over the lasers, and... [Transmission Ended]
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  • the_second_librarianXXXVIII: No Jedi Pt 7
    [Transmission Found]

    Run. Run, and do not look back.
    Telbus Mayne looked back, expecting to see an enemy, but instead he saw only a new friend. Neera kept pace with him, nimbly dodging pedestrians and in general just looking like she enjoyed this life-or-death chase. It was crazy, but for a moment Telbus felt something stronger than admiration for her. The moment passed as the horn from a speeder above refocused his concentration. Ah, yes. Their destination, one of Coruscant's many, many public hangers. He turned and grinned at Neera. Her attitude was infectious, he was actually having some fun! “What kind of ship do you want?” He shouted. She leapt over a beggar who was sitting in the street. “Something with two pilot seats and a hyperdrive is all I care!” She shot back. “You know how to fly?” Telbus searched his limited memory. “Maybe it’ll come back to me?” He responded.

    There were a lot of ships to choose from, and no Republic Soldiers in sight. And the closest open ship was a Corellian XS Freighter. Neera whistled through her teeth at the ship’s massive bulk. “You’re gonna fly THAT?” Telbus ran to the boarding ramp. “I’m gonna try.” There was a commotion across the shipyard, and there was Ronan, running full tilt. The Grey Jedi was nowhere to be found. As Telbus disconnected the docking clamps, an old protocol droid holding a blaster rifle toddled out from the cargo hold, startling Telbus and making Neera shriek in surprise. “Excuse me, this ship is property of Garris Shrike-” Telbus apologised before removing the droid’s head from it’s shoulders with his blade. He tossed the droid’s gun to Neera. “Keep him busy!” He hollered. “I’ll prep us for takeoff!” Ronan was much closer now, and nothing was going to stop him. Neera leveled her blaster and released a spray of bolts. Ronan leapt over the lasers, and... [Transmission Ended]

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  • theelainebrady@the_second_librarian you are a cruel friend. 😏 You get me accustomed to looking for a few extra sentences in the comments and today leave me with ... Literally. Just ... I seriously do not want to have to wait for tomorrow. This is probably my fav tale you've transmitted yet.
  • the_third_librarianI can't wait.
  • the_ninth_librarianOoooooh! I love this!!
  • austinlipskeytry not. do or do not, there is not try. 😂
  • lewis_p_price@austinlipskey But only a Sith deals in absolutes... 😂
  • indio_lefchakI mean like same
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