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by Jack Pine
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: [Wild Heart] Why Walk When You Can Ride?
Replies: 4
Views: 1825

Re: [Wild Heart] Why Walk When You Can Ride?

Crimson eyes regarded her kindly as the human man accepted the hand and shook with a decent shake, "Yes I am, and I hope we both have fun today. Considering the nature of this world and our method of transportation, I should say this will be rather interesting." He was well mannered, and respectful,...
by Jack Pine
Thu Jan 03, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

"I have a face, my eyes are silver, and there are two of them. I'm human, which are omnivores, and my name is Rorik Neserwin. As for what she said, in short she offered me a way to learn to live.", He answered with a small grin, oddly enough enjoying the voracious curiosity. To be honest, he hadn't ...
by Jack Pine
Thu Jan 03, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: [Wild Heart] Why Walk When You Can Ride?
Replies: 4
Views: 1825

Re: [Wild Heart] Why Walk When You Can Ride?

Jack looked at his watch again as the transport landed, finding it annoying how the flight had been held up. As soon as the ramp was down, the snow white haired man was off down it at a sprint before anyone else, beating feet to make it to his date on time. Hot weather was expected as he wore a pair...
by Jack Pine
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: General Communications
Topic: IC Valentine's Day Date Roulette ! (FULL- Dates Announced)
Replies: 13
Views: 5634

Re: IC Valentine's Day Date Roulette !

Jack Pine : https://www.shattered-universe.com/doku.php?id=character:jack_pine Lazarus :https://www.shattered-universe.com/doku.php?id=character:lazarus_nazgool Nora :https://www.shattered-universe.com/doku.php?id=character:nora_nazgool Rorik Neserwin :https://www.shattered-universe.com/doku.php?id...
by Jack Pine
Wed Dec 26, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

"What, I don't understand what you mean?", Rorik said a bit surprised by the door being opened first, bringing him face to face with this girl. He had never seen her race before, but that was a reminder of just how little he had explored other worlds. To be honest, it did not bother him, so he kept ...
by Jack Pine
Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: [The Dusk Report] - File 1 - Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
Replies: 0
Views: 865

[The Dusk Report] - File 1 - Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

The shuttle departed the ISS-Garenth, the craft being dropped from an underside hangar to "fall" into the black. Once the momentum had carried it far enough away from the mothership, it's thrusters ignited. A world of mountain and ice loomed below as the craft sped towards the atmosphere waiting to ...
by Jack Pine
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]
Replies: 9
Views: 4451

Re: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]

"Then I guess I'm falling in the right direction, as this angel can only go one way but down, for I have no wings for which to soar other then those you give my heart. If love is to fall, then I will surely choose the plunge, for my heart falls with you. Now enough jokes, and my philosophical rambli...
by Jack Pine
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Rorik had followed the path with a forced will to continue, this place defying any conception of normality. His mind found comfort in the only rationality that seemed to remain, and that was that up was still up, and down was still down. Having a discernible direction to go helped greatly, and the l...
by Jack Pine
Wed Nov 28, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]
Replies: 9
Views: 4451

Re: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]

"I also could have done it with my fingers since that's quicker. But my lips show how much more I care. Just like the dress and dinner show how much you do. Neither were needed, but both were done to show how we feel."', Sera said giving a smile as she still held the other hand after she was done. T...
by Jack Pine
Tue Nov 27, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]
Replies: 9
Views: 4451

Re: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]

Sera gently took her hand before it was pulled away. She placed her lips which emanated with a glow, gently against the burns, using healing magics to undo the damage. Her deep blue eyes looked up the arm to watch Sonia as she did, the process done in short order. With that done she released the han...
by Jack Pine
Tue Nov 27, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]
Replies: 9
Views: 4451

Re: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]

Sera grinned, "Now when have you ever been this shy? The dress looks good on you by the way." She looks over the food, nothing fancy, but it smells good all the same. As if in emphasis, her stomach growls, having forgotten to eat during her busy work marathon. The blonde's face reddens in embarrassm...
by Jack Pine
Tue Nov 27, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Lips of a angel [Sonia and Sera story]
Replies: 9
Views: 4451

Re: Lips of a angle [Sonia and Sera story]

Seraphina had been doing paperwork, for what, she didn't even know. To be honest, the trip had been boring, a thought that linger as she smoked her 8th cigarette of the day. Or it did until the rustle of paper was heard behind her. The golden blonde ex-angel turned towards the door to see the note. ...
by Jack Pine
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Rorik was almost too filled with fear to even notice the state of the doors, but he had begun to frantically search for any clue in this place of darkness. His feet, although deafened by some unknown force, swiftly carried him. By now his grip was so tight on his rifle to the point of deep soreness,...
by Jack Pine
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Kowloon Territories
Topic: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1
Replies: 33
Views: 9135

Re: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1

Nora felt a surge of something as she saw her father be struck down. It was.....rage, and hate, something that completely took her over. On one of those rare occasions, her usually analytical thought processes were thrown out the window. The short girl grabbed at the handle in the rug and pulled the...
by Jack Pine
Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Shock, horror, despair, and awe had all been felt within a matter of moments. When it had ended, he simply leaned back and fell on his rear. As if all those things had made a physical wind that knocked him over. What he had just seen, was still hauntingly fresh in his mind, almost burned in. Had all...
by Jack Pine
Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Kowloon Territories
Topic: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1
Replies: 33
Views: 9135

Re: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1

Lazarus simply gave a shrug as the crowd seemed to move towards the woman. To be quite honest, he was a little surprised by this turn of events. It seemed like wherever one went, few people liked the nobles which was an understandable thing. He and Nora simply watched with bored expressions as the g...
by Jack Pine
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

The......what would call them....apparitions? The sense they were there was unmistakable, and powerfully unsettling. He was taking a step back from the gate out of instinct, one driven by mute fear. This place was unnatural feeling, and....out of place. If he were a superstitious man, he'd think he ...
by Jack Pine
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Rorik woke up with a shudder, the things that had happened to him just before blacking out, still frighteningly fresh in his mind. The man jerked to a sitting position on the bench with a sharp intake or breath. He felt like he had just woken from a nightmare. That was, until he actually looked arou...
by Jack Pine
Wed Oct 03, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: Kowloon Territories
Topic: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1
Replies: 33
Views: 9135

Re: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1

"Wow, you people are really outdated. It's the 31st century with starships and lasers out the ass. Yet you sit here and preach such outdated notions such as honor, cowardice, and justice," Lazarus said with such a tone that it would be made clear just how dumbfounded he found the idea. He was weighi...
by Jack Pine
Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:00 am
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Rorik looked to her eyes, then to the hand. As if to wonder what choice he would make, he even looked to his own. With only a moment to think, he took the hand. "Yes, I'm ready to live again.", The man said as if to cement the choice to himself. He had no idea where they were going, only where he ha...
by Jack Pine
Thu Sep 27, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

It became so clear in those few words what it meant now. He may be living and breathing, but he was not living. And that brought tears to his eyes. Why had it taken a being of unworldy awe, and surreal appearance. To tell him that he wasn't much more then a shambling corpse, or a puppet with no stri...
by Jack Pine
Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Rorik felt a wave of unease come over his body. One that gave him an almost nauseous feeling. What had it meant that it knows the dead? He was alive, wasn't he? The lights and vague visions in the sky were so surreal. It was as if he wasn't even in the desert anymore, but some place caught between r...
by Jack Pine
Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

The man was completely shocked, both at this feminine being's appearance, and at knowing his name. A name he shared with few, and never uttered to another soul. "Y-yes, I am. H-how do you know my n-name?", Rorik said trying to process this with a human mind. The motherly voice was the only indicatio...
by Jack Pine
Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Kowloon Territories
Topic: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1
Replies: 33
Views: 9135

Re: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1

Lazarus laughed bitterly, "This is a reckoning. She should have kept her nose out of the business of others. The crowd cheering for her blood already rolls you in a paradox. There is no justice here, just the violent desires of the people." He slowly stepped forward, taking in the cheers of the crow...
by Jack Pine
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

The man was having a hard time understanding just what his eyes were seeing. These beautiful lights which seemed to emanate from some unseen source beyond the horizon. It was captivating to say the least, a sight he had never expected to see. That distracted train of thought was halted as the figure...
by Jack Pine
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Ad Meliora
Replies: 26
Views: 8107

Re: Ad Meliora

Rorik trudged through sand, feeling the warm granules in his boots, and up the pant legs of his jeans. A hot rifle on his back as his hooded coat flapped gently behind him. With the hood worn on his head to keep the sun out of his silver eyes, he scanned the sands. With moist hand, he gently tugged ...
by Jack Pine
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Whispers of the Past: Episode 1 - "Ghoats"
Replies: 0
Views: 1613

Whispers of the Past: Episode 1 - "Ghoats"

"Ghosts" Kowloon/ Azalea company camp/ noon..... The day was warm and bright, the air clear, and people were about doing whatever tasks may have needed done. Some just enjoying the day for what it was. But not all was calm, not in A particular tent owned by a man to be unnaturally calm even in the w...
by Jack Pine
Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Knights of Kowloon
Topic: 2-04 Into Gor Gozen
Replies: 56
Views: 14441

Re: 2-04 Into Gor Gozen

Whisper paced a bit as he himself took a peek over the edge. "I'll take our report back to the Lord. I'm the least armored here, so being runner is only logical. I can deliver the info and be back shortly. Who knows, he may even have some ideas. These ruins were built by the Lord's people after all....
by Jack Pine
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Kowloon Territories
Topic: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1
Replies: 33
Views: 9135

Re: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1

"Strength and will matter little to us. And no we are no fans of combat.", Lazarus said shortly to the blind girl. He was annoyed someone had the audacity to interrupt his teaching, much less more that he was corrected. It did not sit well with him, but he held his tongue on saying further. Nora sen...
by Jack Pine
Sun Sep 09, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Kowloon Territories
Topic: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1
Replies: 33
Views: 9135

Re: House Du Rochon - Champions of Kowloon - 1

Two coated figures stood off on the side lines, watching the spectacles before them. They were rather thoughtful, but unimpressed up until this point. "Father? I do not understand this activity. What is the purpose of this aggressive event?", Nora asked, looking up to the man beside her, a curious l...
by Jack Pine
Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: A Man and his Poem
Replies: 1
Views: 1674

Re: A Man and his Poem

War by (Jack Pine) A shadow in the light. One that hurts every young soul that goes to war. For was speaks loudly to everyone involved. Most can't even stand the booms, or bangs that happen in war. Some leave with courage. Some leave with sorrow. For war never changes. For most it is brought to us ...
by Jack Pine
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: A Man and his Poem
Replies: 1
Views: 1674

A Man and his Poem

Head in the Cloud by Jack Pine Doubled over at desktops. Even while we're at rest stops. Joining up with our favorite fireteams. While perception is ripping at the seams. Working on the deception of another life. I think I just lost reception. I don't connect with people I've met. I only connect to...
by Jack Pine
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Whispers of the Past: Dark Phoenix
Replies: 0
Views: 1616

Whispers of the Past: Dark Phoenix

Kowloon cluster\ Vexa 5\ desert badlands. The sands reflected heat like mirrors, the scorching temperature making it extremely uncomfortable to almost being unbearable. Solitary amongst the dunes built against a miniature mountain of rock, was small fortress of a compound. The walls crudely construc...
by Jack Pine
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 28570

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

"That's only plan we have right now that makes sense. Blowing a hole as Jaime suggest could destabilize the ice too much.", Jack commented, his voice distorted by his helmet, the red visor polarized. He checked his weapon one last time before standing ready. Whisper didn't bother to comment at all i...
by Jack Pine
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 28570

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Whisper checked his ammo remaining after they entered, only three mags left for his rifle, and four speed loads for the .455 revolver on his hip. Of course he still had his long knife, but his chances would go way down at that point. His eyes moved to the pod, "Care to enlighten?" He checked his 6mm...
by Jack Pine
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:51 am
Forum: Whispers of The Past
Topic: Whispers of the Past: Prologue.
Replies: 0
Views: 1580

Whispers of the Past: Prologue.

Den of Wolves star system Neridto Chi - raider camp The snow drifted down above the courtyard, the wrought iron cages freezing to the touch. Raiders walked about on their rounds, watching the slaves they had claimed through murder and violence, even with escape attempts unlikely as they were. The ca...
by Jack Pine
Wed Feb 28, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 28570

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Rorik said nothing, but gave a nod. With a his one handed SMG clipped to his thigh, he ran as fast as his muscled legs would allow. The gunfire behind them was unsettling, and made him tense.

"The Hell they shooting at?", Rorik asked calmly as he legged it after the man named Jaime.