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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:16 pm

"Hope your person is worth dying for, cause that's always a possibility." The aloof way Liev spoke of dying and death might have given one the idea that he wasn't afraid of either. He lived his life in danger, every minute of it. The only time he wasn't risking his neck for some reason or another was when he required solitude. He didn't want to go out in his sleep, or due to an illness. When he died, it would be a glorious bloody death. To die in battle would insure that no one on the planet would ever forget his name.

Liev tipped his bottle upright and consumed every last drop before replacing the bottle on the table. He stood, stretched his arms, then made his way across the room to a closet. He grabbed an extra set of bed sheets and tossed them onto the couch. He then took a towel in hand and closed the closet door. "I'm going to shower. There's no bed, but you can crash on the couch if you're tired. TV works... gets all the channels. If you use the computer, don't access any of your personal accounts or information and stay out of my browser history unless you like porn. I'm a guy. I have needs. Let's be adults."

Without another word, Liev stepped into the shower stall and slid the opaque plastic shower curtain across. It was a tall shower, but nothing special outside of that. Tossing his clothes over the rail to the other side, Liev turned the dial and stood directly under the shower head, his back to the wall until the water was steaming hot. Only then did he allow the water to wash over him, tinting it red and brown as it washed down the drain. There were no tears. There never were. Only a stabbing guilt of the death of an innocent life remained, and it was much worse than any wound he'd ever experienced.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:16 pm

Harper watched him for a moment, then turned and sat perched on the edge of the couch. Was her person worth dying for? Only a million times over. Harper would die over and over again, painful and tortured deaths, just so her missing person could live free. The reason was quite simple. Her person, the one most important, was her son. Her baby boy.

The former agent sighed, resting her elbows on her knees, her face in her hands. She prayed to whatever god existed that Liev was going to help her. She lost the DoD, and if he chose to go against her, or betray her, her son would be lost to her forever. Straightening, Harper pulled a picture from her pocket. Opening it up, she stared down at the little boy, still swaddled in his blue hospital blanket, gripping the finger of his mother. His eyes were barely open, but Harper knew he had been looking at her. The sweet precious boy she would risk everything for.

'I'm coming for you. Mommy is going to bring you home.'

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:17 pm

For a while, Liev just let the water run over his, the heat turning his skin red. It was hotter than normal. Much hotter. A standard human wouldn't have been able to tolerate it, but to the enhanced Neo it was just on the proper side of unbearable. Anytime he took a life, that was his penance. While he understood that sometimes killing was a necessary evil, Liev felt that he had shed enough blood in his past, and each life that he took, directly or indirectly, made him a monster.

By the time he had finished, the small space had become quite humid. Having forgotten to turn on the ventilation fan caused steam and heat to build within the dwelling. But Liev was completely oblivious to that, almost even to the fact that someone else was in his apartment. He pulled his towel off the rack and started to dry himself off, from head to toe.

Once he was sufficiently dried, he threw on a pair of boxers and shorts, then pulled the curtain back, his eyes immediately locking on the girl, perched so still on the edge of the couch, her face in her hands. Obviously the absence had given her time to think, and whatever was on her mind was deeply disturbing. Perhaps she had just realized that she had officially black-listed herself, or that her life was over. Maybe the thought of her 'person' being dead was just beginning to sink in. Either way, she was emotional.

But for the life of him, he had a devil of a time feeling sympathy for her.

"There's still hot water if you want to get in. You can borrow some of my clothes if you want to change. There's food in the fridge, mostly Chinese takeout." Liev genuinely didn't know how to react to her emotional state, so he did the only thing that felt natural to him: turn into a robot and pretend as though he didn't see anything.

Awkwardly he scratched lightly at a deep, mangled scar on his chest, which suddenly snapped his mind back into focus. He whipped around, turning his back to Harper and quickly snagged a tank top, throwing it over his head and pulling it down his torso, covering all but the very tip of the old wound. "You should rest tonight."

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:18 pm

Harper stared at the picture, the world around her blocked out. Until Liev spoke. Sitting up she quickly pushed the picture back into her pocket and stood, all emotion wiped from her face. She caught a glimpse of his scar, but didn't say a thing about it. Not her business, so she pretended she hadn't seen it.

Pushing herself to her feet she walked towards the shower stall, pausing for a moment. "Thank you." Was all she said before pulling the curtain closed. She shed her clothes, folding them neatly before stepping under the water. A bit of blood and dirt washed away, but not too much. She was skilled in the art of murder, and had learned how to get none of the evidence on her.

Harper closed her eyes and let the water wash over her skin. Silence was always bad for her, as it let her mind wander, drifting towards her son, who she missed every day. Not having him with her made her feel as though there was a part of her missing. She hated being away from him.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:19 pm

In the interest of prudence, Liev kept his distance from the shower stall, straying that direction only one, and that was to set out some clean clothes. Their body frames were different, and he was taller than she. But he had left her a long t-shirt and a pair of gym shorts that she could cinch up if she wanted them. Apart from that, he stayed far away from the stall, focusing more on the television than anything else.

Liev sat in a simple folding chair, watching the news as they detailed a story around a mysterious murder inside a local warehouse. Multiple homicides, some of which made no sense. A severe lack of evidence would make it difficult to determine what had happened, but it appeared as though someone had been held hostage, likely multiple hostages. The sound wasn't up loud, but Liev could hear it very clearly.

A vibrating item in his pocket turned Liev's attention away from the television. He knew who it was; there was no sense in looking at it. The message was always the same, yet still he could not keep himself from withdrawing the phone from his pocket and reading the text.

"Was this you?"


Liev typed his reply. "You know the answer already."

"You know you could always come back. You could do more good here than out there."

"Following your orders. Turning a blind eye. Yeah, that's great motivation to come back."

"One day i'm not going to be able to keep this quiet. One day they're going to come after you."

"Let them."


Liev's phone did not buzz again. There was no need. Whomever it was that was on the other side had given up. But there would be more chances. There would always be more opportunities to bring their little monster back into the fold. But for a time, he would not permit it. Liev sat back in the chair, closing his eyes but not sleeping, while the TV ran in the background.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:21 pm

The shower was much needed, and made Harper feel clean. In more than just the one way. Shutting off the water, she dried off, pulling her dripping hair into a ponytail, and grabbed the clothes that Liev had been kind enough to set out for her. The shirt was long and the short sleeves nearly reached her elbows. The shorts fell past her knees, but she rolled up the waistband so they weren't so long. Removing the picture from her pants pocket, she tucked it away safely in her new bottoms and burned her old dirty clothes.

She pushed the curtain open and stepped back into the open space. The tv was on, and while she knew exactly what it was, it had been at least five years since she'd watched one. And forget about having a phone or other means of outside communication. Tearing her attention from the woman talking on the screen, Harper looked back at Liev. He looked like he was sleeping, and she didn't want to disturb him, but she didn't know what to do.

Moving back to her beer, she chugged the rest of it, and sat back on the couch pulling the photo from her pocket. Those innocent little eyes stared back up at her, and she almost smiled. Almost. Sighing softly Harper put the picture away again, zoning out as she watched the images change on the television.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:21 pm

The second ticked by, one by one, as Liev sat back in his chair, exploring the back of his eyelids, staring perpetually into the darkness with only the faintest bit of light filtering through the thin skin. It wasn't sleep. Liev hardly ever slept. But a sort of meditation kept him connected to the outside world while granting him some small measure of peace, where he could simply be without the weight of death pressing on his shoulders.

He heard the shower turn off, and the rustling of clothing. He could smell the familiar smell of burned fabric, though he wasn't sure what exactly had been burned. When he heard the couch cushion bend under her weight as Harper sat down, he cracked open one eye and slid his pupil over until it rested on her. The girl looked ridiculous in such a large shirt, and seeing as how she was wearing the shorts he'd donated, Liev assumed that she burned her old clothes.

He studied the female Neo as she pulled something from her pocket it and studied it intently. Liev could not tell whether it was a note, or a picture, or anything, really. But she had to have been holding something, and while he could have plucked it from her hand before she realized what was happening, Liev decided upon another approach.

"Who are you searching for?"

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:22 pm

Harper made no indication that Liev had startled her, but he had. She didn't flinch, or even blink as he spoke, but her heart raced. Liev looked like he'd been sleeping and she let her guard down. He saw the picture, or that she had it. No one knew she had a picture of him expect for the kind nurse that had taken the photo.

Without a word, the girl stood and walked over to him, holding out her picture for him to take. He'd find out eventually who she was looking for, and if the idea of leaving her even entered his head, she was hoping that learning it was her baby would keep him around to help her.

"I'm looking for my son."

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:23 pm

Taking the picture in his hand, Liev turned his gaze to the baby in the photo, wrapped in his blanket, staring up at his mother peacefully, as if he'd been waiting to meet her all along. He studied the picture carefully, absorbing everything he could before handing it back, unwilling to keep it from Harper for very long.

"I can see the resemblance. How long has he been missing?"

For a moment, Liev put down a few of his barriers, allowing himself to feel just a little. He didn't want to get too personal with the girl, seeing as how he would be leaving her behind when he left the city. To lose a child to the DoD was maddening, or so he assumed. She was so young; it was hard to believe that he was any older than a year, but then again, he did not know her circumstances, or her past.

"Is he like you? Gifted, that is?"

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:23 pm

While the photo was out of her possession, Harper was tense and anxious. It was the only one she had of him, and it was the only thing holding her together. Seeing it gave her hope that she'd see her boy again. When he handed it back to her, she visibly relaxed, holding it tightly, but not so that she would wrinkle or rip it.

"He's almost two now, so they've had him for just about as long." Harper sat back down, and stared at the picture, her expression stone cold. If she let any emotion show regarding her son she would become very emotional and she couldn't have that. "No. He's not Gifted. It's why they took him, it's.. how I was tricked into having him. I was an unwilling participant in an experiment. But I don't care about any of that. I want him back. He's all I've got."

Carefully, Harper folded the picture, and placed it in her pocket. She closed her eyes and sighed, forcing the pain, the grief, to the back of her mind successfully squashing it.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:24 pm

'Love. That's what that is. She loves her child, so she worries about his safety. So human...'

The concept of love escaped Liev's comprehension. It made no sense. It was completely illogical, and it made people do stupid, stupid things. While the Neo did not fault anyone for feeling love, he had spent years coming to terms with his decision to never feel it. No attachments, no worries. Harper's situation was a prime example. Love was causing her to risk her life for someone she doesn't even know still breaths.

In a dark way, Liev wanted to toy with the girl, to play with her emotions just to see if he could get her to crack and break down. The mantle upon which she stood to keep her feelings tied off was not perfect; if he pried and picked enough, she'd bring her crashing down. Why would he do such a thing? Because he could. Because he believed that people only showed their true colors in two very specific circumstances: being forced into an emotional breakdown, or when one had nothing left to lose.

"If you find him, what is your plan? The DoD isn't going to simply going to let you waltz in and take him back. You need to know how you're going to get out of sight once you have him."

It was time to push her boundaries, see how much thought she'd put into the rescue. "Life on the run is a dangerous one. Even if you find him and manage to escape with him, they won't be forgiving. They won't be forgiving. They'll bring you both back. They'll torture you, experiment, terminate and dissect you, and if you're very very lucky, they'll do it in that order. There's no telling what they would do to your boy. So think long and hard about what you're asking."

Liev left out how he knew so much about the DoD's inner-workings, but it wasn't exactly intentional. He'd spent a long time hiding his past from view, so it just came natural to leave out the parts explaining how he knew what he knew. It didn't even cross his mind in that moment.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:25 pm

"Do you honestly think so little of me?" Harper paused, then shook her head. "Pick and prod, find out what drives me mad, breaks me. Put ideas in my head of how they'd torture my boy. Go ahead. You're not the first." She scowled, gritting her teeth, trying to keep her temper under control. "Running for the rest of my life, looking over my shoulder isn't my idea of a good life. I'm going to kill them and burn any and all information they've got on us. The DoD has no idea what I'm capable of, and neither do you."

It was getting difficult to keep from lighting something on fire, but Harper managed to push the rage back, just like any other emotion she felt. For years she honed her ability to suppress her feelings. Some little street punk Neo wasn't going to get the best of her.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:25 pm

Liev's eyes never shift off the girl, even as he felt the temperature rising inside the tiny room. In fact, he never in blinked, as if he was watching an interesting show and did not want to miss any details. The only thing missing was a bag of popcorn, but that would have been too over-the-top. He allowed Harper to speak her mind, never once speaking up to interrupt her. Liev waited a few seconds, to make sure she was done, before he spoke.

"I don't think anything of you. Not yet. Well... that's not true. I know a few things about you since we met, but not enough to form any clear picture... yet." Words slipped between Liev's lips smoothly and calmly. He did not raise his voice. He did not waiver or falter. "I've seen optimistic people before, claiming that they're going to tear down the walls of the DoD and destroy them, how they're going to kill every last one. I've watched them all fail. Every... single... one. You want to know why they failed?"

Liev pushed himself up from the chair, casually strolling back to his kitchen. From a cabinet he pulled two glasses, filled them both with ice and water, then reached for a prescription bottle of pain killers. He set one pill next to his glass, and the other next to hers, but did not offer either of them to her. The invitation was implied. "Because they lacked understanding. The DoD is not some terrible dragon that you can just kill and walk away. They are so deeply embedded in this planet that, short of human genocide, you'll never get rid of all of them. Their back ups have back ups. They have eyes all over the world."

"I'm not saying you're doomed to fail, nor am I refusing to help you. But you need to accept the possibility that there is absolutely nothing you can do to close the gap between you and your child. Be realistic. Get him, and get out. Don't worry about torching the place."

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:26 pm

Harpers eyes went to the water and the pill, her brow furrowing. What the hell was that about? It was odd, but she dismissed it, not particularly caring. "I've spent years under the thumb of the DoD. Most that want them destroyed are off the street with no knowledge of what they're dealing with. I'm not one of those. I don't need revenge, I don't want it. I just want to disappear with my son."

Her hand drifted to her pocket but she didn't pull out the picture. What Liev didn't seem to understand was that she grew up as an unwanted orphan. She had no family. She had no friends. The only thing she had was her son, and she'd only got him two years before. The male across from her seemed to think she was foolish for wanting to get her son, but he didn't know what she had been through. She couldn't say she knew what he had been through, but she wasn't the one sitting and making accusations and assumptions.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:27 pm

"Good. We have an understanding then." Liev could see that speaking further on the topic wasn't going to end well, so he decided to let the matter drop. After depositing the pill into his mouth, Liev knocked back the water and drained it completely, then set the empty cup in the sink and made his way back to the common area. The hesitation in Harper's body language was a plain as a neon sign, which earned her a few points for prudence.

"It's there if you want it. It'll help you sleep. Don't take it if you don't want it, but make sure you get rid of it." Grabbing the front of the couch, Liev pulled slightly, turning the sofa into a full-sized bed. The sheets went on next, applied with careful attention to prevent wrinkles, then the comforter and pillows. Once it was set up, he crossed the space and spread the remaining sheets and blankets on the floor, with just as much obsessive attention. Everything had to be smooth and square, and he would spend a long time making sure that was the case, knowing that as soon as he touched them, they would lose their pristine condition.

Liev laid himself on the floor, the soft grey sheets underneath him. He left his tank top on but pulled off his shorts once he was settled under the covers, still wearing his boxers. "I'd suggest getting some sleep if you can. We start looking tomorrow and you'll need your rest, as much as you can get, anyway."

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:27 pm


The way Liev paid special attention to the way the beds were made seemed oddly familiar. The only people she knew who were that attentive were military, and those with serious OCD. Briefly it made her wonder, but his life, she reminded herself again, was none of his business. Deciding against taking the pill she dissolved it using water from the sink, then drank her water, and moved to the couch-bed.

It was one thing to accept a beer from a stranger, it was another thing entirely to accept medication. He could have lied, or drugged her to turn her in, or kill her, or.. worse. With a sigh, she laid back in the bed, and though she wasn't too tired, sleep came swiftly.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Machine Man on Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:21 pm

Liev was up early the next morning, a product of his conditioning, to be sure. He used no alarm clock, but somehow awoke at precisely six in the morning. He sat upright and took a look around the room. The girl from the night before was still asleep on the pull-out couch, so he pushed himself up and started preparing a pot of coffee. The pill he'd left for Harper was still sitting on the table, which warranted a bit of irritation. Leaving pills out was irresponsible.

He started some toast, which he buttered on both sides and put in a skillet along with some eggs. There was no sense in making breakfast for just himself. He didn't bother waking her up, figuring she'd need her rest in order to be more effective, though he was not going to discount her determination.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:53 pm

Sleep may have come quickly, but Harpers mind and body had become accustomed to waking at a certain time, and as it came around, her sleep faded. She didn't move, however, as Liev was up and moving around. He was cooking, it seemed. She hadn't had real food to eat in a while, since she had been undercover as a Rouge. It smelled amazing. Remaining silent for quite a while, Harper watched him. It bothered her that she couldn't figure him out, and she tried to set it aside and forget it but there was something about him that nagged at her.

When she began to fall back to sleep, she knew she had to get up, so Harper pushed herself out of bed. She ran her fingers through her hair to untangle the knots, then fixed up the couch so that it looked exactly as it had when she got there, the sheets folded, pillow and blanket on top. Not being around the other soldiers was odd, and being in an enclosed space she couldn't do her normal workout.

Harper stood awkwardly in the middle of the room, unsure of what to do. She didn't like not knowing what to do.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Machine Man on Wed Apr 26, 2017 5:47 pm

"Morning," he said without looking up, having caught the sound of Harper's stirring. "Breakfast'll be ready soon. Have a seat." Silently Liev appreciated the fact that she had fixed up the couch bed just as she had found it, a courtesy most people had forgotten about when staying in someone's home as a guest. After only a couple of minutes, breakfast was plated and placed on the table stir fry style, everything appearing in one pan.

A pot of coffee he brought over next, setting it down on a plate to cool down. It may have seemed a bit overboard to some, but to Liev it was normal. He couldn't make food for one person. Never could. The only thing he could do was cook until he got the flavors correct, no matter how much he had left.

Sitting down to the small table, really just big enough for one person comfortably, or two if they didn't mind their plates touching the others, Liev poured some coffee into on of the empty mugs. "If the DoD has your kid, we won't have much time after they figure out you're missing. They'll think you're late at first, then missing, then AWOL. Once they figure out you're actually missing, it won't be long before they move or termi... move him." Liev swallowed hard, not wanting her to lose hope entirely.

"We'll start after breakfast. You're going to call your superiors and check in from a different phone, that should buy us some time. Did they give any clues as to where they were keeping him? Anything at all?" Not everyone remembered their training, or were particularly good soldiers. People made mistakes. Liev only hoped that someone had made the right mistake.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Mon May 01, 2017 8:14 am

Harper sat and pretended not to hear him stumble over the word 'terminate'. She took a breath, and poured herself a cup of coffee, remaining silent for a few moments. Never a morning person, not only did she need a minute or so to fully wake up once she got out of bed, but she was also considering his questions.  A lot of soldiers became lax after training, figuring that the hard part was over, but not Harper. She didn't have that luxury.  There were so few of her kind within the DoD that she had to remain cold, and unfeeling towards most of them. The majority of her unit were nonenhanced, and they believed that her ability got her to her rank, but it didn't. She was just good at what she did.

"At this current time I do not recall anything sticking out in previous conversations. I've never been given his direct location, but I know that he's close." Harper paused as she took a long drink of her coffee, closing her eyes and sighing. "When I check in today I will get more details. Apologies for so little information."

Her mask had slid back perfectly, and firmly into place. The night before her nerves had been shot, giving Liev information, letting go the Rouges she worked hard to subdue, and giving up the DoD. Add to that the ever present ache of not having her baby boy with her, her new temporary companion teasing her about possible termination. Anyone would be frazzled. But not today. She needed to keep a level head, and do everything she could to aid Liev in locating her son.

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Machine Man on Mon May 01, 2017 6:16 pm

"Yeah... not a lot to go on," he said before taking a sip of black coffee from his mug. Between the two of them, they were using two thirds of his dishes, which was fine. He didn't need many, and it wasn't like she was going to be hanging around much. Once they found her son, or gotten her closure over her dead son, she would disappear somewhere, and Liev would go back to business as usual.

But the situation was not hopeless, and it was certainly far from over. "I've worked with less. When you call them, say nothing out of the ordinary. Don't ask about... him? I don't remember if you told me his name. Sorry..." Liev was only sorry because it sounded a little insensitive and he didn't want her to feel bad for leaving out that detail.

"I have a few contacts I can call... see if they can drum up something for us. A record, email, something. If there are any more of you out on the street we can pump them for information."

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Re: Ancient Titans: Fragmented

Post by Danry on Sun May 14, 2017 10:40 pm

Harper considered what he said and nodded once, sharply. Still not having fully woken up and without her morning PT to force her to wake up, she was kind of just sitting there with a dull look on her face. Eyes half-lidded, body relaxed, yet still tense. It was like she was waiting for something to snap her out of her sleepy haze, but it wasn't needed. After another sip or two of coffee, her glazed over eyes cleared up and she sat straighter looking across the small table at Liev, almost as if seeing him for the first time that morning.

"I don't know how your usual clients work, but I'm pretty good at staying on objective and not giving away relevant information." She finished her coffee, and poured some more, picking at the food in front of her. It tasted better than most meals in the barracks, and Harper hoped the soft hum of appreciation got the message across that she enjoyed it.

"His name is Jaxson. He is two and a half, and he kind of looks like me, but.. more like his father, I think." Harper did not indicate, at all, that she had no idea who the father was. In fact, most of her pregnancy and the few months before it were hazy and recalling memories from that time were nearly impossible. All Harper remembered was that she was an unwilling participant in an experiment, but she had relented and given permission for her superiors to do what they thought was necessary for the security of the DoD. She had no idea what had really happened, and when she thought about it, it gave her a nasty nauseated feeling so she just chose to opt out of ever remembering.

"While we are out would it be possible to buy less... conspicuous clothing? I don't mind wandering around in clothes that hang off of me, but my personal items might slip from my pocket and I'd hate for that to happen." Even as she spoke and ate, her tone never changed. Her gaze remained colder than stone, her voice unamused, and very to the point.

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Post by Machine Man on Mon May 15, 2017 12:56 pm

"Mm... That's a shame," Liev replied, implying that his mother had much better looks than his father must have. Harper was an attractive girl, with her assets in the right places and proportions to make her very appealing to Liev. He might have acted upon the crush that was just beginning to bud had it not been for the fact that they were temporary colleagues. She was a client, for all intents and purposes, and Liev did not make it a habit of fraternizing with clients.

"That's the plan. If you don't have cash you can borrow some from me. Despite the appearing of my apartment i'm not really hurting. It's possible that they've already frozen your accounts. Even if they haven't yet, using your cards would tip them off to our location" Liev finished his food and started to clean up his place, though he left his coffee cup out. He knew he'd need a pick-me-up before too long. "In the meantime, I might have something that will fit you well enough to get you to that point. You're welcome to check the closet if you want. I've got nothing to hide."

Nothing he knew about, anyway.

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Post by Danry on Fri May 19, 2017 9:51 pm

"I have cash. Besides, I don't like owing people." Harper had finished with her breakfast as well and began to clean up her own place. Along with straightening the bed she had slept in, she knew it was good practice to also clean up after you ate in someone elses home. It was rude to sleep on their bed, and eat their food, and not do anything to help clean up.

After she had cleaned her space, the former agent moved towards his closet and gazed at his clothing selection. She found a pair of pants and a tee shirt that looked like they would fit her rather well. She turned from the closet when something caught her eye, and gave her pause. Facing the closet again, Harper took a half step back, her eyes on the layout of his closet. Her eyes narrowed slightly and she frowned, finding many similarities between his closet and her own wall locker in her barrack room.

First there was his early rising, then his attention to how the beds were made the night before, and now his closet? Coincidences didn't exist, the universe wasn't that lazy. He had some militant type training, Harper was sure of it. Was Liev hiding something from her? It didn't matter if he was, did it? He didn't need to be fully forthcoming to her about his life, why would he? Dismissing the nagging feeling in the back of her mind, she closed the closet, and headed into the bathroom, shutting the curtain so she could change her clothes.

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