Chapter 8 - Seek the Truth
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"Be nice," Diana told Talyn, as Talyn helped her cook dinner.
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"I'll try," Talyn said. "Just don't include me in the conversations and I'll be fine. "
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Diana rolled her eyes. "He's not EVIL, Talyn." She gave an exasperated sigh.
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"Well, it seems like it," Talyn snapped back, glaring at her slightly. She then set the table.
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Diana frowned, tilting her head. "You're so stubborn sometimes, you know that?"
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Talyn just frowned, and sighed, she was sin a bad mood and it was clear on her expression she wore.
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Clint and Will came downstairs, and helped bring the dishes to the table.
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The doorbell rang, and Iris came running down. "I've got it!" She cried, before opening the door. Icarus stood there, looking as perfect as ever, a bouquet of flowers held in his hand.
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Talyn crossed her arms and muttered to Clint, "What's with this dude and flowers?"
Clint just shrugged.
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"Oh, they're beautiful," Iris grinned, taking the flowers. She thrusted them into Talyns arms. "Put these in a vase, please."
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"Yes, ma'am," Talyn huffed, exaggerating on the 'ma'am' part before walking off to find a vase.
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Icarus stepped in and flashed his perfect teeth, "Hey!"
"Uh, guys," Iris said, clapping her hands together. "This is Icarus. Icarus, this is Clint and Will. and you already met Talyn and Diana."
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"Uh, it's nice to meet you guys," Icarus said.
They all shook hands, and Will grinned broadly and smiled, while Clint kept his expressionless look.
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"Well, uh, " Iris said, trying not to be awkward. "Let's eat!"
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Diana and Talyn put the food on the table as everyone sat down. They served themselves, eating the lasagna and salad in silent awkwardness.
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"So, uh, Icarus," Diana said calmly. "Do you have a job?"
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"I do," he said. "I work at the bakery."
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"Oh, how nice!"
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"And," Iris said, smiling. "He's a Slytherin!"
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Talyn looked up. "I'm one, too.."
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"I'm a Hufflepuff!" Will said cheerfully.
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"Gryffindor," Clint grunted.
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"Ravenclaw all the way!" Diana said, pumping her fist into the air and smiling.
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"We all know I'm a Gryffindor, so." Iris shrugged.
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Talyn looked at Icarus, maybe he wasn't so bad, she thought.
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"Yeah, Iris is really brave," Icarus said, Iri tos punching his arm playfully. She smiled.
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They continued throughout the dinner. Icarus continued to compliment Iris all throughout dinner, and it seemed he really did like her...
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Talyn began to think differently of him, smiling, and making conversation.
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Later, Talyn helped Iris clean up the dishes and stuff, she turned to her. "Iris.."
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Iris looked over, frowning, and sighed. "What is it now?"
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"I'm really sorry..I should've given him a chance. He really likes you...'
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Iris smiled, then pulled Talyn into a hug. "It's okay. "
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They pulled away, smiling, as Icarus and Will and Clint we're heard discussing dogs back at the table. Diana had to go help Melanie with Something.
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Iris sighed. "It's time for him to go..It's getting late. " She frowned, then walked back into the kitchen.
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Icarus looked up, "I've gotta go now, Iris. Sorry."
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"It's no problem! Here, I'll walk you out."
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Icarus said goodbye to everyone, then walked out with Iris. They stood by his car, their breath visible in the air.
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"Tonight was fun," Icarus said with a small smile. "I enjoyed it."
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They gazed at each other, and then slowly stepped closer.
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Then they were kissing gently.
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It was such a soft kiss, send then they pulled away, their noses still touching, gazing at each other. Icarus smiled. "I'll see you later, Iris," he said.
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Iris stepped back, grinning and flushed, and then walked back inside.
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Talyn was sent outside a few seconds later to take the trash out. However, Icarus was out there still, chatting to someone on the phone.
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Talyn blended in with the shadows and listened.
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"Yes, Thiral, I'm.coming over right now." Pause. "I'll make up some excuse to be home later." Pause. "Yes, yes, I kissed her. They all trust me now. " Talyn could see a smirk on his face. "Even the green one. Yeah, they also got the girl, Nanook here. No, you can't kill her. It'll be suspicious. Another attack? When? Tonight?"
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Talyns eyes widened. "Okay. Bye." Icarus hung up and got in his car, driving off.
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