...The whole thing with animals acting WEIRD wasn't enough for this place, huh? And that was a big one! [Umi appears a bit unkempt: her hair is mussed, scratches cross her cheeks.] My fish were going crazy. I swear Magellan was trying to use Celia's tail to climb his way out of the tank! But aw, NO: we ALWAYS have to go for overkill around here.
Now even the plants are acting up! [An angry sigh. She wipes sweat from her scratched brow with the back of her hand.] I had to hack my way out of my room through a JUNGLE OF ROSE BUSHES this morning! --Trust me, that hurt. Daisies are growing all over Fuu's old room. And I think I saw sunflowers peeping out of Hikaru's door, but not sure. There are others I can't identify, but I might've seen them before. In CEPHIRO. This is INSANE.
You know, I wouldn't put it past the deities to send us some sort of... flower-coded message or whatever. [She puts aside a prettily arranged bouquet as if to illustrate the following.] I've taken care of most of them here, but the garden's going to take a while.
Everybody be careful! If it's happening all over the City you could always come across some of the nasty ones. It'll take more than plucking to get rid of th---
[And just as she's finishing that warning one of these lovely creatures -- if much smaller -- shows up in the background of the garden. Umi rolls her eyes.] ...Jeez, you speak of the devil...
[A cold blue aura appears around her and the recording ends, the camera touched by frost.]
[ ooc : Yes, those are plant-monsters from the Forest of Silence (if in a petite size) lurking the beach house's gardens. Anyone feel like facing off freaky magical flowers with Umi? Do a bit of gardening? Feel free to action! Video otherwise.
Also: yes, I'm one huge dork and those are the Magic Knights' image flowers growing all over their rooms, too. |Da ]