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"Why a number of things."
Erik sighed, still refusing to turn around. "Pick one."
"Why do you torture yourself with things like this?"
"I don't." came the immediate reply--always as quick to defend as others were to assume. "I found something, it was interesting, I researched it. I'm a scientist--it's in my nature."
A strong hand abruptly snatched Erik's away from the laptop, causing him to give another exasperated sigh. "I could be wrong, but I sincerely doubt cluster headaches have anything to do with mythology." Ace said, failing to repress a small laugh.
"I said it was my nature, not my profession. I'm curious." Erik snapped, taking his hand back and continuing to scroll through the twenty or so articles and online journals he had pulled up. It couldn't be such a crime that he craved more information on a topic that had grabbed his interest--especially as hard as it was to grab.
Beside him, Ace flopped lazily down on the bed. "Your nature--isn't that interesting?
tJfaJ: Chapter 32Wow, were things ever super boring around here. The only thing that was good about any of this was that Mr. L and I had been unified by our boredom.
Our boredom, and we were a little mad. I mean, really, who up and decided O'Chunks and Dimentio got to run off and have all the fun without us? And we just had to hang around the castle and do nothing? Well, yeah, it was the Count that decided it, and I guess he sort of is in charge, but still, it's super annoying.
I think this is the third time the two of us had totally built, taken apart, and rebuilt Brobot's new "rocket launchers" or whatever. I don't think they look much different, but Mr. L insists that they're never the same. He seems to know way more about this than I do, so I try to just be quiet and stay out of his way. I'm usually not the most helpful person in the world with this stuff, and he's sort of a meanie, but I think he's secretly glad for the company.
He'd never admit it, though. I bet Dimentio would like him if they ev
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