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FlanDab
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>You don't like ice cream?
05-05-2018, 01:30 PM
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tronn
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>ugh, he's here too

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05-05-2018, 02:04 PM
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Naem
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> You don't like ice cream?

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CLOVER: Christ, Effy. Ya want a ghost to eat ice cream.
EFFY: Um... I still don't really get it, sorry.
EFFY: ... You don't like ice cream anymore?! But that means...
CLOVER: *groan* No, course I still like ice cream!
EFFY: So we can keep coming here??
CLOVER: Yes!
EFFY: Then... What's the problem again?
CLOVER: She's a GHOST!

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CLOVER: Ugh, fuck, I need to keep my voice down!
NIMAH: Oh, no, it's fine.
CLOVER: Like hell it is, people are starin'!
NIMAH: ... Ah. That may be so, but... What I mean is that I want to eat the ice cream.
EFFY: See? Ghosts love ice cream!
EFFY: Gosh, I had no idea...
CLOVER: Oh my GOD--
NIMAH: Hahaha. Well, I'm not sure if you could say that as a rule, exactly...

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NIMAH: But I would very much like to try it. It should be possible when I am solid.
EFFY: That's so cool! So you can still taste stuff? Do you have a stomach? Does...
EFFY: Wait, you've never had ice cream???

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CLOVER: Oh my GOD, Effy, where d'ya think Nimah was supposed to get freakin' ice cream hundreds of years ago off in god knows where?!

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CLOVER: Ffffuck, I did it again, fuck, let's go some other place!
EFFY: I-It's fine...!
05-23-2018, 10:18 PM
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smuchmuch
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>Okay cofee guy, you just way overeacted for what for mot people know,, was just a crazy girl spouting over imaginative nonsense. And you especialy reacted to the name, 'Nimah'. So what the sccop here ? Paranormal archaeologist ? friendly neihborghood necromancer ? Dish

>I'd say spill the beans, but you have kind of done that already, you should probaly mop that coffee.
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05-24-2018, 12:42 AM
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Benedict
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wait, that's not... is that...? so he can...?

Oh, and... huh. I wonder why overhearing "she's a ghost" and talking about being solid didn't set him off... but that line did. Was it the "hundreds of years ago", or the name Nimah?

>Coffee guy: Wait! I'm sorry, did you just say...?
05-24-2018, 01:02 AM
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FlanDab
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>Coffee guy: Fanboy the ghost with archeology questions.
05-24-2018, 09:00 AM
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typeandkey
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>Order one of those needlessly complicated chocolate sundaes with the frightening names like "Chocozuma's Doom with a Side of Ragnarockyroad and Sprinkles".
>Ask if the have Ben & Jerry's.
05-24-2018, 12:01 PM
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Naem
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> Okay coffee guy, you just way overreacted

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You are, among many other things, a man of letters and mathematics and science, and you would say what just transpired was, in a sense, a collision of those same worlds. Certainly, any loud-mouthed girl can speak of ghosts, for whatever reason that strikes her fancy. Any child can have a silly, faintly amusing argument about long-dead ancestors and why they should or should not eat ice cream.

But add those words to that name and to the face you wondered if you recognised when you glanced behind your shoulder, and you arrive at one simple, yet startling conclusion.

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EFFY: Um... Let's sit down! M-Maybe in the corner here? There aren't even a lot of people here today, so...!
CLOVER: No, we're leavin'!
EFFY: Clo, it's fine...
CLOVER: Yeah, well, maybe if ya help me find a believable freakin' excuse for all the stuff I just said--
EFFY: Uh... I guess we could just come back when there's someone else at the counter...
NIMAH: Wait, what's this one on the menu? This "Chocozuma"? May I try it?
EFFY: S-See, she wants to try that one, so we should sit down and...
CLOVER: Ugggh, it's just a name, they got the same thing at the other place!
EFFY: ... Clo, seriously, it's ok, we can just say we were talking about... About, um, a show, or...

> Coffee guy: Wait! I'm sorry, did you just say...?

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???: Please! Could I have just a moment of your time?
CLOVER: No!
EFFY: Um, sure.

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???: To be quite blunt, you are the one I would like to have a word with.
NIMAH: Me?
???: Yes. I couldn't help but overhear your name.
NIMAH: Ah... I... am not from around here.
???: Oh, of course. Neither am I.

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???: I have recently arrived here from my home country of France, in fact. And although I was curious about what I would find here, I never imagined I would find you.
NIMAH: I don't understand.
???: 1728, hidden well to the west of Chunjujub. You very nearly tore a hole in my face. Somehow, we found an understanding, despite my exceedingly poor grasp of your language - which I am afraid I still haven't corrected...
NIMAH: ... Oh my goodness! Is it really you?
EFFY: You know him?
???: It's quite astounding, but yes! Please, call me...


AUTHOR'S NOTE:
Spoiler :
Whoa, you finally get to name a character? For the first time in this thread, actually?? Wow!

So, dear readers, who shall this mysterious French scholar be?
06-14-2018, 10:20 PM
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Benedict
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wait, wh-

but he's already got a-

...>Fran├žois-Marie d'Arouet
06-14-2018, 10:28 PM
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Jovian
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>Aubin Didon

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06-14-2018, 11:39 PM
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typeandkey
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Beauregard T. Historien, it's an ironic name, but an apt one.
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06-15-2018, 01:27 AM
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FlanDab
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Jacques Schmidt. The name's not quite French, but I'm a genuine Frenchman.
06-16-2018, 05:16 AM
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