She knew her gamble was a success when dragon lady stumbled back as if she had recieved a blow to the head. Well, a success would be overstating it judging my the pained expression on the officer's face. Yet Rendyl held Aamra's gaze as the woman's hand jerked towards her hip as if to draw her sidearm.
But before either of them could respond to the other, Luirae entered the cargohold and Rendyl appeared to double take at the woman. Dragon lady was one thing, this one looked like a walking crystalline formation! The girl openly stared as the doctor spoke, her eyes glancing towards Aamra only once as she affirmed what rainbow crystal lady was saying. Rendyl only nodded a few times, her hands finally coming down from her head to her lap as she let herself rest on her heels in a more relaxed posture, still staring at Luirae.
Sent out in a pod, awoken on the wrong ship, pirates, dragons, crystals....The Universe is impossible to predict, her mother liked to say.