Love in Armor
"Oh Kai, how good to see you," I began, "You are here so I can fulfill my debt, I presume." The boy looked confident, much like his role model. I guess time flies, huh? He was now wearing an apron that looked really old, a small bag at his side, some glove much like his sister but also dirty and his old goggles. Now I think he was eleven or twelve now.
"Hey, Marian. Please... I think you know what I'm talking about."
"Boy, I do. Now wait a second."
I took of the the pouch on my hips and gazed into it. I saw a crimson red ruby which was wrapped in a special bandage because it was spiky, it stood out, why? That man, wasn't it? He had been on my mind lately and that ruby reminded me of him and seemed quite familiar. Red and spiky on the inside, maybe smooth and delicate on the inside. I took the ruby and stretched my arm. Kai looked at it, then at his eyes, what he was thinking was quite clear and