The Breakup [7 Lage 4261]
I finally cornered Real-Eel and asked her outright, “Why did
you break up with Vingi?”
Real-Eel:“He used cinnamon oil on me.”
Real-Eel:“He was trying to apologize for
… never mind what. He got some spicy cinnamon fur oil.
He used it as massage oil, in a way that he should not have
Me:“That must hurt!”
Real-Eel:“It did. A lot. It was a very poor
Which is very confusing, as we had talked to Vingi a lot
about the breakup not long before. He said that
Real-Eel had gotten quite annoyed at him for frequently
avoiding social occasions because there was strong drink
there, or feeling awkward and being antisocial at them
because of it. Also the language problem — he has never
really learned Choinxeian very well. And, finally, he is
not exciting enough for her. He is a very very mellow and
I wonder, which of them is telling the truth?
But I am considering following Floosh’s advice, and trying
to collect one or the other as a low-grade alternate Orren
cover lover. I think I should wait until Yylhauntra has
come and gone, though.