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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:36 am

"When it was imperative."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:38 am

“Explain?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:40 am

"When it was about survival, Qin. When it had to be done. I can't access that part of myself unless it's imperative. It's not a conscious process."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:44 am

He paused briefly.
“Is there something similar for you, too? A place?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:46 am

Laurie shook his head, obscure. "No."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:47 am

“Then what did you do when someone was particularly bad?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:49 am

"Dealt with it."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:52 am

He tilted his head (not that Laurie could see). “Dealt with it how…?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:54 am

He laughed. "I'm good at compartmentalizing."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:55 am

“So you put it in one area while being in another?”
He felt like that was a terrible way of saying it.

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:57 am

"Not really. I just turned myself into someone it wouldn't hurt."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:58 am

“Someone who wouldn’t feel pain or someone it had no need to hurt?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 7:01 am

"It wasn't places, it was people. I can make people in my head and then slide into them. Different people for different situations. Sometimes both, but mostly the latter. You live longer."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 7:45 am

Was he just explaining to him that ‘you lived longer’, or was he also telling himself?
He thought back to when he was observing Laurie and also how he felt.
“You make these people as people under your control?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:34 am

"It's not really like that. I just figure out what's needed in the moment, put it all into an outline, and then step into that outline. It's not like multiple personalities or something. I know I'm doing it. I'm still aware. But in the moment, I'm the outline."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:28 am

“That’s what I meant,” he said. “What happens then if you cannot prevent being hurt?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:31 am

"What do you mean? I just deal with it."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:33 am

Hmm.
“Is the wall interesting?” There was a lightness in his tone; Laurie could hear the smile.

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:35 am

He cleared his throat and looked at his hands. "Uh. Sorry."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:44 am

There was a very light huff of amusement.
“So… your true self is the one who decides to step into these outlines. What happens then?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:46 am

He shrugged. "I don't know."

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:49 am

He tilted his head, but Laurie may not see it, so he said, “How do you feel about it?”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:50 am

"Feel about what, exactly?"

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Qingying » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:51 am

“How you feel about making and stepping into these outlines.”

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Re: Oscillations

Post by Young Lawrence Keelan » Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:51 am

"I don't feel anything," Laurie shrugged. It just was.

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