I say this based on my recent bout of food poisoning after partaking of the baked oysters that a coworker brought to the office on Friday.
That or I am getting too frail even for this. *sigh*
The lesson: Avoid seafood.
Preview: Shizuka Takahashi versus the Whack-A-MoleShizuka Takahashi. Amaterasu. The Silent Queen of the Underground. The bearer of the Phoenix.Preview: Shizuka Takahashi versus the Whack-A-Mole by ~IchibanYatori
She was embroiled in her greatest battle yet.
Her enemies were legion. They lurked within their cthonian lairs until the time was ripe to burst out of their burrows in many an attempt to ambush her. They always attacked en masse, their vectors multiple and their patterns unpredictable. And when she confronted them, they swiftly went to ground like the cowards they were, planning to wait her fury out.
But Shizuka proved swifter. Her lightning fast strikes tore through their ranks and cut them off from their lines of retreat. She struck them down again and again before they could gain sanctuary, hammered them into the black abyss that spawned them.
Yet even after she violently drove them back into the hell they came from, they always returned, their numbers replenished and their movements faster than before. And despite the horrific losses they suffered, they continued to grin all throughout the