2018-04-02, 03:47 PM (ISO 8601)
Firbolg in the Playground
Aurishalq shakes her head. Maybe it should be difficult for him, seeing things from the Inside as he does.
"Inari's might have the advantage of numbers, but in a place like this, your membership is still mostly the people who come in by default? That's no good. Not that I don't appreciate them each, but it's not encouraging, you know? Besides the red vulpans and the kitsune, Inari's has fenethi, pokemon, elves, humans, nameless-faceless-monsters, dragons and giant spiders... I see the problem; you don't know yourselves!"
"But you're starting in the right direction. Here in the shadows, you're more accepting. Somehow, given that Inari accepts pretty much everything, we have a hard-earned reputation for being even more liberal... You have a different type of magic: the mysteries of the shadow. You have a closer connection to your goddess and her Messengers; The Mother of Foxes can be so busy, and the first foxes so overworked. You have the example of a heroine ascending to the heavens; that speaks to a lot of people. You have the endless grandeur of the night, a quiet restive perfect world full of possibilities, enigmas, comforts. You have a community of free associates and partners, devotion without obligation. And most of all-"
The giantess reaches down to pick up Steven and toss him into the air before catching him again.
"-you have a sense of humor! You do, don't you?"
Originally Posted by Raz_Fox
Originally Posted by Anarion
Echidna by Serpentine