KANAYA: If During Your Manuscript Exchange You Need Someone To Read Over Your Shoulder KANAYA: Say KANAYA: To Proofread KANAYA: Or KANAYA: To Purge Each Sentence Of Punctuation And Capitalize The First Letter Of Every Word KANAYA: Id Be Happy To Volunteer KANAYA: Strictly Professionally Of Course And Not Because I Really Want To Read Your Wizard Things Too KANAYA: (I Really Want To Read Your Wizard Things Too I Hope Thats Okay) ROXY: hahaha yeah sure its ok! ROXY: kanaya sorry me and rose are babbling away here to each other we dont mean to be excluding you KANAYA: Its Fine I Am Thoroughly Enjoying My Role As A Spectator KANAYA: I Know That Rose Has Been Looking Forward To This A Lot KANAYA: And That She Received Similarly Vicarious And Politely Passive Enjoyment From The Interactions I Had With My Ancestor KANAYA: So Now I Will Just Resume The Politely Passive Part Of It Ha Ha ROXY: u dont gotta! ROXY: jump in whenever you feelin it! :D ROXY: i love meeting new trolls ROXY: well at least when theyre not evil or somethin ROXY: love them not evil trolls ROXY: like the cranky one over there in rad ruby shades KANAYA: Terezi ROXY: yeah shes a boss KANAYA: Thats A Pretty Fair Way To Describe The Attitude Of Anyone Higher Than Me On The Hemospectrum KANAYA: But Yes You Are Right ROXY: oh also ROXY: lest we forget dear fefeta KANAYA: Fefeta KANAYA: Do You Mean KANAYA: Feferi? ROXY: no fefeta!!! ROXY: she was a dear precious soul KANAYA: Hmm ROXY: she was my sprite ROXY: guess she never happened in this version of stuff though? ROXY: dang ROXY: thats sad but maybe not quite as sad as her existing then exploding? ROXY: im confuse ROXY: wonder what even else is different... ROSE: Well, you died too. ROXY: i did? ROSE: Yes, while pushing me out of the way of a fork. ROSE: So, thank you for that, retroactively. And... to a different version of you. ROXY: jeez ROXY: yeah i... had a really similar thing happen in my timeline... ROXY: also involving a fork ROXY: and even tho youre ok now its still almost too sad to even talk about ROSE: Yeah. ROSE: We didn't get to exchange even a single word before you were gone. ROSE: All I could think was, "How can this be happening again?" ROSE: Luckily the sense of misery was short lived, though. ROSE: It wasn't long before I was informed the incident was part of something bigger taking shape. ROSE: And that John was on his way with a different version of you. ROSE: I had no idea what "a different version" actually entailed, but I wasn't about to quibble. ROSE: I was so relieved. ROXY: same ROXY: altho... ROXY: instead of waiting for you to come back i had to jump thru all these hoops with john ROXY: and went through some uh ROXY: different stuff ROXY: i uh ROXY: i MAY have thrown an impromptu funeral for your alt-u dead body :o ROSE: You did? ROXY: yup ROXY: sorry if that sounds weird ROXY: and i knew i was comin to meet a new version of you ROXY: but ROXY: it helped me ROXY: with like ROXY: feelings about people i left behind ROSE: A funeral... ROSE: Wow, that, ROXY: ? ROSE: Sorry for this, if it comes off as odd, but, ROSE: That is so "mom" of you. ROXY: oh yea? ROSE: M-hm. ROXY: hehe ROXY: i like your mom! ROSE: Me too.