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It was a normal day like any day before it, i was hanging out with a girl in her room and helping her with simple study since the school partner is up to do a project together. I was with Mishi in her room as we alone in her house and a mere hour before the whole world itself went down to hell. I was enjoying the last minute in peace, not knowing that a nuke was going to completely change my life and the world altogether.

”So, why did you invited me here? We could easily done this at school you know?” I ask.

I question her line of thinking since she suddenly ask me to approach her house and do our project in her house for unknown reason.

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"What? Is it bad to do it here in school?". Mishi rose a brow. "I mean... we don't have to borrow from a teacher or anything. We have our materials here, and we can eat some snacks as we do so". Eating while doing work was her way to motivate herself. She only wish exams and stuff will allow students to sit comfortably or have a drink or snacks for them to eat. If cheating didn't exist, they would probably allow it. "So, what do you want to have?". The blonde asked as she stood up.

A hand on her waist, and head tilted slightly as she waited for his reply. Once he told her whether he wants something or not, she went down the stairs to the kitchen to get themselves a good drink and snacks. 

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“I guess you have a point there.” I answer.

I grab the tip of my hat as I have my own reason to stay in school but majority lies on me working alone. I always rely on myself to get the job done and never partner up with anyone, until now. Mishi spoke about snacks and asking me my recommendations.

”Cookies sound nice and coke as well.” I reply.

She left as I finish my sentence and I took the opportunity to take a good lock at her room. This was my first time in a girls room so I was curious and it was neatly organized which did impress me. The scent was nice and a lot more comfortable which she did mention when staying around here. I sigh as I didn’t know much about her and i wonder why she think of this weird team-up the teacher suddenly throw in at the last second.

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Mishi was preparing their snacks, able to hear her neighbour screaming. "They're arguing again huh...". She huffed. "Well I'm just about done preparing". With that, she started making her way up the stairs to her room. When she arrived, she placed it on the coffee table, and sat down. "When do we have to finish this again? Tomorrow or next week?". 

She took a cookie, and took a small bite. "So.. for here...". The blonde started explaining what they could do first. Time ticking by fast as they do their project. "Hngg!", she stretched her body. "That'll do for now. Oh! Wanna watch Fifty Shades of Grey?".

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Mishi came back to her room as I see her bringing the goods and gently setting down in the table we are currently working. She asked me a question regarding about the date while I pick up a cookie and gently eat as I stare at my partner for today’s project.

”He did say next week due to something big going on today and as for that intel, I don’t really know” I answer.

We spend a good time for together as we strangely make a good duo and making some quick progress. I sigh as I lower my cap at the fatigue slowly approaching and hearing Mishi feeling the same think as she propose a stop right here which was a wise decision. I was a bit curious at her idea but I have nothing else to do at the moment and went with her plan.

”Sure, we do need to relax for a while and call it a day.” I answer.

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"Alright!". Mishi crawled towards her laptop that was charging, and crawled back to where she was sitting. "Ah okay.. here it is". She smiled as she pressed play, licking her lips. 

As the movie kept on going, she was inlove with the character, Mr. Grey. "Haah~ Such a handsome man~". Having a tomboyish personality, it still was surprising that she falls for a luxurious man/character like Mr. Grey. Most people would think she's into emo or gangsters. Well, partly true.

The movie soon ended, and the screams she heard earlier was gone. "Hey, did you hear a scream earlier whilw I was downstairs?".

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I smile gently to see Mishi excited for something which I hardly see from her during class. She quickly brought her laptop so we could watch the movie together and glance at her engross with the movie the entire time. In a way, Mishi look rather cute and attractive now that I took a look at her happy side. We watch the entire film together and becoming curious about the characters for pulling such stub like that.

I began to stretch as the movie has ended and looking at Mishi glancing at wall before asking a weird question.

”Screaming? I thought it was you making that ruckus?” I mutter, confused.

It was odd from her to be screaming from below but I thought she hit herself or something which didn’t bother until she brought it up to my attention. 

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"What? Nah it wasn't me". Mishi rose a brow, then sighed softly. "Nah, whatever. Maybe just hearing things or.. an argument from our neighbour". She looked at the time, then looked at him. "Let's continue this again tomorrow. Where do you wanna sleep? Here or I'll walk you home?".

Once again, she stood up. "Ain't forcin ya to sleep here so just pick".

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“I see...” I mutter.

I didn’t question that problem any further since it was better not knowing where it came from but it did made me worry in the back of my mind. Mishi suddenly gave me the choice to sleep here despite her knowing little about me and becoming impatient as I didn’t know a good answer to that bold question. I thought about as the scream came to the mix and made me choose the correct answer from my perspective of thing.

”I want to stay...here.” I reply, struggling.

This was my first time sleeping in a random person house and especially a girl.

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Mishi blinked her eyes, noticing the way he answered. "I don't bite y'know... just as long as you don't do anything stupid, got it?". She went to her wardrobe, and opened it for her to get the futon, pillows, and a blanket. She lay them down next to her bed, then looked at him. "Wanna watch another movie?". She asked. It seemed that she still wasn't sleepy. 

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“Stupid?” I repeat, confused.

I didn’t understand what she meant by that so I just nod and she resume doing her own business. Mishi went into her wardrobe to pull out a futon for me to sleep and a cover with some pillow which was nice of her. I see her looking at up at me and wanting for us to watch something together which was rather cute.

”Sure Mishi, what do you want watch next” I smile.

I turn off the light in her room as our only source of light was the laptop’s light and bringing into her bed so we can watch in the comforts of the bed.

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"I don' have it in my laptop. Though I have it in CD. Let's watch it in TV". Mishi went to get her CD case, and started flipping the pages. "Hm.. Where is it.. I heard it's funny and good". Once she found it, she turned on the television, and put it in the CD player. "I'll be lying down with a bunch of my pillows so you might want to go to your futon if you don't wanna get kicked. I change positions every single time". Even when she was sleeping, she would wake up with no blanket.

The movie started, hugging a pillow with a blanket covering her body. 

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“Really? well, if you say so.” I reply.

I hop over my futon as I see Mishi hugging a pillow and watching the movie from her own bed. I decide to do the same as I keep my yawn quietly as possible and focus in the movie while thinking about tomorrow’s plan regarding about the project. Luckily, today was a Friday and we could easily make some plan. As the movie was coming to a close, I felt my eyes lids becoming heavy and feeling a bit drowsy for standing around doing nothing which further my fatigue.

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Mishi, having PE three times a weak, felt the remote slipping off of her hand. She tossed and turned to her side as she hugged the pillow, and there her exhaustion became evident. Her body needed rest. By the time the remote fell out of her grip, her eyes were already closed as the credits started rolling. With her blanket warming up her body, she felt more comfortable to sleep.

Midnight

A scream could be heard outside the house, causing her to flinch. "Wha... the heck...". The blonde rubbed her eyes as she sat up. "What...was that?".

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I noticed Mishi falling asleep after the credit appear and quickly turn it off for her to sleep peacefully. I yawn as I lay in my futon while seeing some strange light coming from outside and feeling a bit dizzy as I felt into deep sleepy out of nowhere. Something felt wrong but my eye lids became heavy for my sheer will to keep them up and they became close follow my a scream later after.

”Huh!” I gasp.

I was awoken to see the room still a bit dark which was odd and not cien Mishi awake by that scream. My eyes widen to see thick red fog covering my vision of the outside world and making me confused by the sudden change.

”Hey, take a look at this.” I spoke.

 

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Mishi looked at what he was pointing at. "Red fog..?". She got out of bed, and walked near the window. "What does it mean?". Some of the houses had their lights on upon hearing and seeing the same thing. "I'll go out and check". She hurried out of the room, and went to the kitchen like any people would do to look for a weapon. Knives...fork... They were too small for her as her equipment. "Better than nothing". Getting a many of them, she put them in her pockets, and walked towards the door.

There the blonde thought whether it would be wise to go out. Red would mean danger. So, why would she go out? Especially, alone?

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I see Mishi running downstairs as she mentions going out toward the thickness of the red fog which was probably a bad idea since I sense malice from it and not something you want to go there. I grunt as I follow after her which lead me to the kitchen to see her picking up knives and forks across the cabinet which made me a bit surprised at her gathering weapon to the danger of outside. Still, she did have the right mindset as I pick a wooden bat that I saw running back down and we walk in the door to see Mishi stop.

"What's wrong? Are you having a second thought about this plan of yours? We don't know what's up there Mishi." I spoke.

I grab my hat's tip while putting my wooden bat on my shoulder and look at the red thick fog blocking any sight of anything inside of that. 

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Mishi sighed. "Ugh.. yolo". She opened the door, and it was so silent it was deafening. "Aright.. no.. I'm not using these as my primary weapon". She went back inside and quickly searched for a more useful equipment. All of the sudden, as if God had given her a temporary luck, she saw what seemed to be a homemade weapon: Pipe Warhammer. "Whoever made this, thank you and god bless your brain". 

Now, she was ready.

She walked back out, and took a deep breath.

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“You are an...interesting person Mishi.” I spoke, slightly struggling to compliment.

I lower my cap to hide my confused expression toward her personality since she was a wild one but it was rather cute to see her like that. After a while of waiting,  Mishi open the door to see the red fog from before and making the air became heavy with intense pressure. Still, as we ignored death itself, we walk into the red fog’s belly and walking very carefully around it. I could barely see anything and my radius was but a few foot and making me tight my grasp on the baseball bat.

”When did this fog appear? Last nights or maybe just recently?” I spoke.

I hear a low growl coming from far away while hearing movement all over the fog and making me stop to glance all over to spot anything that could confirm any danger.

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Mishi was holding her weapon tightly, ready to react to whatever it was coming. Upon hearing what he heard, she flinched and looked behind her. "Uh.. Alright.. very funny.. Are we in a film or something? A city prank?". She facepalmed, actually surprised that she thought of such things.

"Wanna just... go back? Maybe it will disappear in the morning". Besides, the blonde was still sleepy. "Come on... let's get inside". She started walking back inside the house, yawning and stretching.

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I watch as Mishi quickly changing her mind from the weird noise popping out occasionally across the red fog and turn back at to see some shadow silhouette making some quick pace which made me agree with her plan. I quickly closed the door to make sure it was tightly locked while she wasn't aware of the thing lurking in the shadow and sighing at her lack of thinking. 

"You are probably right, it could be some weird morning mist happening right now and it could blow over," I spoke. 

I keep my recent find a secret since I didn't want to scare Mishi about the things I just saw and follow her up to her room so we can resume our sleep. 

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Mishi got on the bed with a soft sigh, and hugged the pillow under the blanket once again. "Welp.. goodnight". She closed her eyes, not taking long for her to fall back to sleep. Though as she was in her slumber, the noises she heard outside continuted; they roamed around the neighbourhood. There was no such as a city prank, was there? 

Morning

Mishi was already a mess on the bed. Her arms and legs spread as they slept. Her blanket was now halfway down, and her pillows were everywhere! 

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I went into my futon as Mishi look very exhausted which I didn’t blame her due to our work and movie watching. I quickly join her on her sleep as I drift off while roaring and screaming can be heard which did make me very uncomfortable to sleep that night. The next morning, I woke up to see light finally showing in the window of Mishi’s room and see her in the bed in a complete mess that she warn me.

”Wow, she wasn’t kidding...” I mutter, amazed.

I slowly walk to the window so I could see the outside more clearly than before but the red mist still linger on faintly. I couldn’t see in the sky nor a lot ahead due to the red mist and my eyes widen to see a dog-like thing across the street with quickness. That thing didn’t look like a dog since it was quite big and having reddish skin while having cyber like tooth now that I narrow to examine closer.

”Mishi! Wake up! You need to see this things running around!” I yell.

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Mishi flinched upon hearing a yell. She groaned sleepily and in annoyance as she sat up, rubbing her eyes. "The hell man.. it's still early". She got out of bed, and waddled towards the window. There: blood, lifeless people, and the undead were everywhere. That woke her up and cursed. "Shit...". The mist was still there. "What the heck happened?". A sigh escaped her lips as she walked towards the window. "I'll just wash my face and brush teeth.. I'll be back".

In the bathroom

"Fuck.. what was that?? A zombie? What kind of dog was that?". The blonde whisper-panicked to herself as she washed her face. She has brushed her teeth-- using that moment to process what she just saw. "Ugh...".

A minute later

"So... don't tell me that scream I heard last night came from...them", was the question right after walking out of the bathroom. "What are those things anyway?". It couldn't be apocalypse, she thought.

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      While Jared and Christa were in the middle of their conversation, Zero returned to his room and sat down on his bed while he thought about what he heard.
       
      'Monsters in Star City, huh? I know there used to be talk on the news about strange things going on around there, but those reports suddenly stopped a few months ago? That Bruce guy said it was an easy job. Maybe it's something even I could do, but...' Zero thought to himself, clenching his fists when he remembered what Christa had said.
       
      'Zero will not leave our protection until we feel he is ready,' Zero remembered hearing his mother say to Bruce. He slowly stood up and walked towards the door while he clenched his fists.
       
      "How long will that be, though? Until they're old and grey?  I might not have any powers yet, but I know I have what it takes to fight off a few monsters by myself," Zero said while he put on his shoes and walked out of his room.  As he made his way down the stairs, he could hear Christa barking orders to Jared, who was in the middle of cleaning up the backyard. Without bothering to check up on when dinner would be done, Zero walked out the front door and began walking away from the house.
       
      Zero and his family lived in a small, two story house surrounded by trees.  They lived away from any neighbors to avoid noise complaints during Zero's training sessions.  Black curtains covered the windows to make it seem like nobody was home. At the same time, however, Zero felt like it was another way his parents tried to seclude him from anyone his age living in the small town.  As he walked away, a figure in a gray cloak watched him, then turned towards the house. The thick black chains wrapped around his arms rattled a bit when he moved.
       
      "The target has been found," the man said quietly to himself.
       
       
      'It must be nice...to live however you want,' Zero thought to himself, sitting on a swing while he watched a couple of kids running around, playing tag.  After he left the house, he made his way to the local elementary school's playground in order to get away from home for a bit. The kids were too busy with their game to really notice Zero.  He let out a sigh, looking towards the slowly setting sun.
       
      "Why am I stuck in this town?  Why do they watch me and keep me contained like I'm some prisoner or something? " Zero wondered, looking back down at the kids.  As he watched them running and laughing without a care in the world, an image of a young, black haired girl flashed through his mind.  Zero slowly closed his eyes, turning away from the kids.
       
      "One day, I won't just be an outsider. I'll explore the world and help people.  I'll be more like normal people. Maybe I'll even awaken my power," Zero said to himself, smiling a bit.  He slowly opened his eyes when he heard a faint growling coming from close by. A part of him was glad that nobody else was around to hear his stomach growl.
       
      "Looks like it's about that time.  Dinner should be done by now. Mom will kill me if I'm not there soon," Zero added, standing up and walking away from the swingset.  As he started walking away, a single thought came to his mind.
       
      'Who was that girl?  Why did she seem so familiar?' Zero thought to himself.  He shook his head when no details about the girl and who she might've been came to mind.
       
      "I must just be tired.  Jared hasn't been holding back in training the past few days.  I think the old man is getting paranoid or something with all that talk about assassins.  Even if I asked about it, they probably wouldn't tell me anything," Zero said, stopping when he realized he was already on the path back to his house.  While he knew the school wasn't too far away, he had not expected to get back so quickly. Zero looked towards the house and let out a sigh.
       
      As Zero made his way back to his house, he would take occasional glances towards the trees in case his dad was planning on surprising him and scolding him for going out before dinnertime.  Luckily for him, he managed to reach the front door of the house without incident. He took one final glance around before he opened up the door.
       
      "I'm back," Zero tried to say, but when he opened up the door, his nose was hit by a strong, metallic scent.  Zero took a few careful steps back as the door slowly opened up. None of the lights in the house were on, but thanks to the light of the sunset, Zero was able to spot something near the bottom of the stairs.  From where Zero was standing, he could see a familiar piece of light blue cloth with several dark red splotches on it. Zero slowly stepped into the house when he saw the cloth, trying to endure the strong smell that would assault his nose when he stepped inside.
       
      'This looks a lot like the dress mom was wearing.  Did she get into a fight with Jared or something?' Zero wondered, quickly shaking his head and dismissing the thought from his mind.
       
      'No, that's impossible.  Jared may be a bit of a meathead and a dirty fighter, but he wouldn't lay a hand on mom.  If anything, she'd be the one hurting him,' he added, walking towards the living room. Using the sunlight to guide him, Zero walked along the wall towards the nearest light switch in order to brighten up the room.  When he saw the state of the living room, a part of him wanted to just turn off the lights and pretend the whole thing was a dream. The room was in shambles. The two large couches had been thrown around, both of them full of holes.  The coffee table that was once in the middle of the room was broken into pieces while pieces of the broken table were lodged into the wall along with several knives that were likely from the kitchen. The TV had been thrown in a random direction, and like the couches, was filled with holes.  Other than the knives, there were large cuts and streaks of blood on the walls.
       
      "What the hell...?" Zero finally said after getting a good look at the scene.  His eyes followed the trail of chaos towards the hall leading to the dining room and kitchen.  Zero took a deep breath, ignoring the strong smell all around him and started walking towards the kitchen.  On his way, he tried to listen for any noises or sounds of fighting, but he heard nothing except his own footsteps as he walked across the wooden floor.
       
      'What is going on here?  Where's mom and Jared?' Zero wondered, stopping in front of a closet door in the hall on the way to the kitchen.  When he opened up the door, he found a series of swords, hand axes and knives shoved inside. Zero quickly grabbed a sword and closed the closet door, turning back towards the kitchen.  He continued moving down the hall, keeping the sword close to him just in case. Like the living room, the lights in the kitchen weren't on, but the smell of blood was much stronger compared to the living room.  The overwhelming smell made Zero stop walking. He slowly inched forward towards the dark kitchen, unaware that his arms were shaking as he moved.
       
      Stepping into the dark kitchen, Zero slowly reached for the closest switch on the wall to turn the kitchen lights on.  Like the living rooms, there were clear signs of a struggle. In the dining room, the table had been broken in half while broken pieces of glass bowls littered the floor.  Food had been left laying on the floor. More holes and bloodstains littered the walls and the three chairs that were once at the table were nothing but broken piles of wood.  When Zero looked towards the kitchen, he noticed a single, large pool of blood in front of the oven along with a drag mark leading to the backyard.
       
      Seeing no other options, Zero followed the trail of blood to the backyard, but the moment he stepped outside and looked towards where the trail of blood ended, his eyes widened.  Two pale figures were hung up from the tree by their necks with black chains. Their bodies were covered in deep cuts and their clothes stained with blood. At the base of the tree was a greataxe and a rapier.  Standing at the base of the tree was a single man with short grey hair and a grey cloak covered in blood. Thick black chains were wrapped around his arms and made a faint rattling noise whenever he moved. The man slowly turned towards Zero, meeting his gaze with deep purple eyes.
       
      "You're too late."
    • KentuckyEevee
      By KentuckyEevee
      For information on this character, please view the other OC named Kayla.
    • KentuckyEevee
      By KentuckyEevee
      Age: 18 Gender: Female Sexuality: Bisexual Height: 5’ 8” Breast size: 42DD Hair color: Brunette Eye color: Blue-green Relationship status: (Unknown) Occupation: (Varies)
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