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Mayfield Mods ([personal profile] mayfield_mods) wrote in [community profile] welcome_rpg2012-07-05 12:36 am
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welcome to mayfield: day 4

[This carnival seems to be getting less and less maintained by the day. Your nerves aren't the only thing fallen apart: what were previously holes in the sky have expanded to cracks. What parts of the sky that haven't fallen into that strange, warping nothingness are full of brown smog-like clouds.

The carnival itself has become filthy, with trash and grease spots littered everywhere. The walls of the tents, wooden stands, and houses seem to be slightly melted, for lack of a better term. The holes of corrupted nothingness aren't confined to the sky anymore: pockets of nothing litter the carnival, shifting tears in the fabric of reality that hurt your eyes to look at.

A faint buzzing noise fills the air, making it difficult to concentrate. If you listen long enough, it starts to sound like voices. For your own sake, it's probably best not to listen to what they have to say.

You're also not alone here anymore, for those of you operating under the assumption that you ever really were. If you've been missing the friendly drones of Mayfield, fear no more, because scattered throughout the carnival are a few drone families seeing the sights, riding the rides and playing the games. Curiously, unlike the drones back home, these ones don't seem to notice you at all, acting as if you're not even there.

Also curiously: their features are warped nearly beyond recognition. Some are missing limbs or facial features; others appear to have had those features scrambled by Picasso's paintbrush, with mouths on their scalps or teeth on their fingers. Still other drones appear to be fused together at the wrist, or waist, or face. None of them seem to be any more aware of their deformity than they are of you.

...and yet, somehow, you can't shake the feeling that when you're not looking at them, they're looking at you.

New here? That's alright; your missing friends have had plenty of time to get acquainted, and they'll be happy to show you around. Just watch your step, because some of these old rides need some maintenance...]

OOC: If your character damages or affects the carnival or town in a noticeable and normally permanent way, please comment here.
a_gentle_boy: (Question)

[personal profile] a_gentle_boy 2012-07-05 02:40 pm (UTC)(link)
[Lucas resists the urge to call Crowe's name when he notices him. The older boy was sound asleep... It was better to let him rest for a bit.

Crowe looked like he'd been through some difficulties. Lucas raises a hand and gently places it on his friend's shoulder, releasing a stream of PSI. Refresh didn't do much to assuage hunger or thirst, but it could stave off exhaustion, if only briefly.]
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[personal profile] perfectsymmetry 2012-07-05 03:07 pm (UTC)(link)
[After a moment, Crowe's eyes flutter open, and he looks around. Seeing Lucas, he realizes what just happened, and he gives him a slight smile.]

A-ah, thanks. I didn't want to disturb you...
a_gentle_boy: (Embarrassment)

[personal profile] a_gentle_boy 2012-07-05 10:52 pm (UTC)(link)

[He lowers his hand slowly with a rueful smile.]

Same here. I guess we're all a little bit exhausted...
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[personal profile] perfectsymmetry 2012-07-08 04:21 am (UTC)(link)
Mm. I-I wonder how much longer this is going to go on. O-Or what's going on back in regular Mayfield... How are you feeling? I know that this can be tough on you.
a_gentle_boy: (Determination)

[personal profile] a_gentle_boy 2012-07-11 12:25 am (UTC)(link)
[Lucas shakes his head a little.]

I'm fine. I feel lazy for having slept so much yesterday... I should've been out trying to help more.
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[personal profile] perfectsymmetry 2012-07-12 01:04 am (UTC)(link)
I-I'm sure you had been helping people, which is why you needed that rest.
a_gentle_boy: (Mesmerized)

[personal profile] a_gentle_boy 2012-07-12 01:49 am (UTC)(link)
Well... It was mostly for myself. I got into a few fights about two days ago with... things.
perfectsymmetry: (ponder)

[personal profile] perfectsymmetry 2012-07-12 03:06 pm (UTC)(link)
Things? What things? Was it in one of the houses?
a_gentle_boy: (Surprise)

[personal profile] a_gentle_boy 2012-07-14 01:46 am (UTC)(link)
The clown... monster... things. You haven't met any yet?