Alone No Longer

Avatar Author: matrixdestiny I'm the invisible man. Incredible how you can see right through me. Read Bio

“Arthur, you’ve made an amazing discovery, and deserve recognition, but you can’t be serious.”

“You don’t understand. This isn’t for me, this is for everybody. I have to spread the word of the Crystal.”

“So, you are going to create a church. In your name. With everybody regarding you as a messiah. But you are doing it for the good of mankind. Sorry, I just don’t buy it.”

“You must see. You know that people aren’t ready for the technology, I must guard it, and to do that I need an organization. I need the Mydian Scientists. You know it makes sense.”

“No, Arthur, I don’t know that, and stop trying to use that voice on me, you know my defenses are too strong.”

“So you will not join me. I can’t just let you out to damage what I am trying to build—”

“But you will let me out. I have always been strongest next to you. I’m sure you would win if it came down to the two of us, but I would still manage to take this place down in the process.”

“…very well. You will not be harmed so long as you do no harm.”

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