Adelina was on her afternoon walk, strolling around downtown. She was looking up at the buildings, enjoying the scenery, when all of the sudden she walked straight in to someone. In running in to this person, she dropped her handbag, the contents spilling out on to the sidewalk. “I’m so sorry,” she said hurriedly, bending down to pick up her handbag and everything now sprawled across the sidewalk. “I’m really not usually so clumsy,” she admitted, “I just spaced out, I didn’t mean to walk straight in to you. I’m so sorry.”
Melissa walked over to the man sitting at one of the tables, order pad in her hand. “Can I get you something?” she asked, looking down at him. She only had about 20 minutes left of her shift, but no one else was on with her.
The assassin had never seen anyone normal since he returned from his trip. Trying to lie low was kind of hard when you had a bounty on your head, but this newcomer didn’t really seem like he would be any harm. Humming, he conjured up a quick haiku inside his head, speaking softly,“Hello, newcomer. I trust you aren’t a threat. What is your name, friend?”