I'm not shiny. I don't know what this means but my Mistress said so. I remember being hatched into the world and seeing the bright thing they call the sun. And the wind felt so nice blowing against me and the grass so soft and green. But my Mistress is not happy. I don't understand why so I try to comfort her. She pulls her arm away and pulls a small ball out of her pocket. In her movement I saw six other of these objects attached to her belt and I am excited. Maybe I can go on a journey! This is so exciting and I jump into the ball without a second thought. All I know is I will get to go places with my Mistress.
But I couldn't have been more wrong. I remember looking out and watching the world around me. She goes in an orange building, up to a red machine and plays with the settings, and I am put in a small container. A bright light surrounds me and I must close my eyes to avoid being blinded by its harshness. And when I open them again, I am not sure they are even open. There is noth