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Because It's Christmas, After All II

Makayla closed her eyes, trying to think. She wished she had done something the day she found that letter. She should have run into the crowds in the streets and looked for Laila. But no, she had simply returned to her neohome to celebrate Christmas with her three Shoyrus...

by lavendergoddess79
Allysialover and the Root Beer Barrels!

Inside the small bag were approximately ten little Root Beer Barrels. I stared at the Barrels, my mouth watering. I had always LOVED Root Beer Barrels, but I rarely got them. I ran up to my owner with the bag, jumping up and down...

by allysiasrock
Finding the Way

Cat peeked out from under her headdress, where she had taken refuge. "Did she actually stop talking?" she asked, amazed. "My ears are still ringing, I can't tell."

by jade_steel
Not Forgotten

After a moment of calm, King Korsay began to speak. "Manorvia will be ready when it is another's time to rule. For now, true heirs to the Royal Family exist!"

by evilduckrox
Adventure in Korbat Cave

"Welcome to Korbat Cave!" The glowing Korbat tour guide gestured dramatically towards the entrance to the cave...

by zafara_shlove
Rule Number One on Terror Mountain

I may not be the smartest Lupe in Neopia, but usually I'm smart enough to not do anything TOO stupid... up until about two weeks ago. I was on an errand to Terror Mountain with my sister...

by shadow_zapdos
Loving

The girl fumbled with the tag around his neck. After a few minutes, she finally managed to remove it. "It's a... Ditsy. It says here that it won't be too hard to take care of it..."

by ladyariel32
Pango Pango's Soup

The little Island Xweetok fell backwards, stunned. She looked up at the immense green pot looming over her. It took Jill a few seconds to realize where she was. It was THE COOKING POT.

by mygoodguild
Getting Revenge on 'Jocko'

A poor skeith is faced with something more horrible than those pesky codestones...

by liquiddragonn
The Battledome Queen

"I shall warn you. This is not the place for you if you battle for the glory, or for the trophies, or the respect. This is a place for those who battle for the love of battling."

by funkymunky111277
Melody's Song

Above the water I sat on a rock partly out to sea. The melody arising from the waters was not as clear as it was under the water, yet I listened, straining my ears to catch every note...

by _ducky_dude__
Dreamers: Becoming a Star

Akeka's day couldn't have been worse, even if she tried to make it even more horrible...

by angelinstall
 
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"Allysialover and the Root Beer Barrels!" by allysiasrock
I saw a bag, which seemed to just glow and shine. Maybe that was because it was near tons of dull, ugly boots, but I was interested anyway. I went over to the bag and picked it up. Inside the small bag were approximately ten little Root Beer Barrels. I stared at the Barrels, my mouth watering...




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