There Goes the Neighborhood Pt. 1Cae hummed softly to herself, elbow deep in an orca. Glowing hands trust deep into the whale’s body, crimson shadows played across the ceiling. Brilliant red blood glistened on her snowy skin. The color stirred her heart in a combination of warmth and sadness and Cae pulled her fingers out. A golden aura like luminescent fog trailed from her fingertips, and the orca’s skin knit itself together.There Goes the Neighborhood Pt. 1 by anthropomorphiccanin
Red, white, and gold. They were the colors she lived by, the forces of her existence. A synthetic helped the whale sit up as Cadeyern Ciaran sat down hard, red hands shaking with sudden exhaustion. A moment ago he was dying. It was always the same in the hospital. Another day, another miracle. Wake up, elbow deep, heal, and repeat. Cae wasn’t sure how long she’d been doing it, a week, a year, five? She didn’t think about it much, accepting life as it came her way. It was a never ending dre
Cae Intro ExerciseCae plunged her fingers deep into the mess of organs and blood. The feral on her operating table twitched weakly, he was dying fast. Cae sucked in a deep breath of air and let her mind go. Worrying never helped anyone.Cae Intro Exercise by anthropomorphiccanin
To the average observer, Cae was daydreaming elbow deep in a patient. The hospital staff knew better. Cae exhaled slowly and a warm golden light illuminated the gaping wound. She withdrew her hands as flesh and bone knit itself back together and natural color returned to the frog feral’s skin.
Cae washed the blood from her hands and exited the room, smiling a “Hello” to the synthetic who’d move the patient to Recovery. The frog’s girlfriend sat hunched against the wall, mind lost in shock. Cae touched her arm. The frog looked up, a sense of peace crossing her face as life from Cae’s hands flowed through them both, pooling in the amphibian’s liquid eyes.