Galaxy: Milky Way
System Cluster: Local Cluster
Solar System: Ra/Sol/Sun
Continent / Ocean: North America
Nation / Territory: U.S.A.
State / Province: New York
County / Prefecture: New York
City / Town / Village: New York City
Suburb: (borough) Manhattan
Structure: Boheme Coffee House
Time Frame: Past
TNH Verse Year: 2013
Local Date: 2013 February 10
by Auzdein von Himmler
at February 10 Thursday 4:18 am EST
Another coffee house. Auz recoiled noticeably at the very thought of it, but again, he told himself, this was important and a worthy and fleeting torment in exchange for the virtually invaluable data that might be summoned forth from across the Veil from it. Mustering every mind trick he could account for, and taking ample time to acclimate to the stench of the psychotic and suicidal construct of the manimals, Auz was finally able to approach the place and find a seat inside.
After looking over their menu, and turning his proverbial nose up at the Chamomile, Earl Gray, and just about everything else listed on the small, folding pamphlet, he dared to settle on the Americanized Green, and hoped and prayed to any deity who could hear and would listen, that it turned out to actually be green, and not the diarrhea-brown of Lipton's
falsely-labeled and -advertised "Green Tea", alongside so many others of matched, blatant color-blindness and failure.'Woo-sahhhh, woo-sahhhh. Happy place, happy thoughts. You're not going to kill everyone. You're not going to k-'
his thoughts were cut off by a skip of his still boyish heart. Adeline, though he had yet to learn her given name, rounded the corner, entering his field of view. All of a sudden, the smell of coffee and humans wasn't even in his head.'Christ, you're a softy, you superficial, aesthetically addicted ****.'
he jeered himself in true and classic, merciless Marine fashion. A smug smirk slipped into a grin and then passed from his face, leaving his expression neutral and objective again. He raised a casual hand with two fingers raised together to get her attention. Time to roll the dice -on the hopefully
-green tea, and the waitress...