" Arjun had white hair," Nova said, looking at the spill of the Milky Way through his window. " They say the gods gave it to him."
Mordau sat next to him.
" I never took you for the religious type, Nova," he said with surprise.
" I'm an atheist," Nova replied shortly. " I was just thinking about something that Ifrit talked about before."
" Oh, that's right. I bet that's why he dyed his hair, isn't it?"
" Probably. I was wondering if Arjun did, as well. Or if he really had white hair at all. There's no factual record of it. It has been five thousand years, after all."
" People like to romanticize the past."
" We're moving out to Intera tomorrow, aren't we? I've been trying to avoid combatting DASS."
" Are you nervous?"
" I dislike it. Ifrit only fought because Queen Mother and his nation compelled him to. I don't have any reason to continue the fight."
" ... And yet you must."Return......Next