...t be at the mine, so that's where I'm going." He spoke so fast that Dawn just looked at him funny. "I'll see you later, Dawn." With that, he ran down the hill..
Dawn just shook her head and watched the blond-haired boy run downhill, stifling a laugh when he slipped and tumbled the rest of the way down.
But that laugh turn to concern when he landed, screaming. She rushed down the hill to see if he was alright.
"I think I broke my ankle!" Markus screamed, the pain not slowing his speech down any. "It hurts, it hurts, it hurts!"
Hearing his screams, two Chanseys came with a stretcher, pulling him onto it as he continued to scream in pain.
Dawn had to admit, she was almost glad. Maybe now Markus would slow down, as unlikely as it was.
"Well, I may as well try the mine. No sense in staying in town longer than I have to." And with that, she set off.
"Well, what do we have here?" one of the miners said, dropping his pickax to look at the young girl in her criminally short skirt as she entered the mine.
"Where's Roark?" she asked.
"And why would a girl like you be looking for Roark?'
"I want to challenge his gym."
"Well, what's in it for me to tell you?"
"That depends on what you want it to be." She smiled.
"Well, girl, I'm a married man, so I'm not laying a hand on you. Your sexy little body may be good yet, though. Come with ...