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I still remember the day I lost my eye.
I was four then
For some reason, in my memories the scenes still remain fresh in my mind
Perhaps, is because it was the first time I saw the world clearly
Or because it was the last time I saw the world clearly
It was a regular day, like any other
Pa and I went to town to buy something. It was one of the few towns that welcomed Al Bheds.
I never understood why we were hated until that day
There was a depressed and crazed man drinking his sorrows away on the streets.
I didn't pay much attention to him.
Perhaps I should have because then, I would have noticed he had a sword.
Apparently, his daughter was killed by Sin earlier that week.
When he saw me playing by myself while Pa was bargaining with some vender
He had a very angry expression
He ran over to me while screaming "Is all your fault! You and your cursed green spiral eye!" and unsheathing his sword.
It all happened so fast.
Pa rushed over to me as the sword lunged.
How It Began"God, your two o'clock is here."
"I have a two o'clock?"
"He's been here since 7:45. I figured it's only polite to... sir."
God sighed. "Fine, send him in."
While He waited God cleared His desk of papers and blueprints; no need for outsiders to see His plans. Soon enough the door to His office opened and God stood, smiled, held out a hand towards one of the two visitor's chairs.
"God! Great stuff you're doing in sector 2-7-0! Great stuff!"
The man's hands were clammy, his handshake limp. Rumpled suit, porkpie hat, briefcase... oh Jes-- oh dear, a salesman. God's smile slipped a little but He soldiered on gamely. With luck He could shoo the poor guy away in a few minutes.
"So, what can I do for you?"
The man sat, briefcase across his knees. "Sector 2-7-0! Everyone's talking about it! What do you call it? Man and merman?"
"Man and woman, actually. And thanks. But we're pretty busy around here, and..."
"Oh! Right! No time for the wicked, eh?" The salesman winked and popped his briefcase,
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