What Gems Fear-Chapter 6 Steven stepped through the door, tiptoeing so as not to scare Pearl and Amethyst. Ruby was right behind him, holding Sapphire's gem with an uncharacteristically gentle touch. So absorbed in her other half's condition, she didn't realize someone was waiting for them until it was too late.What Gems Fear-Chapter 6 by Pun-Master2
"Ruby!" Steven's voice shook her from her trance. She shot her head up, and her face paled as she saw what was wrong. There, Scarecrow was standing, now in the center of the room, holding Steven by the collar. His gauntlet was poised over the boy's stomach, and a wicked grin was upon his face.
"Ah," He hissed, "it appears my toxins have a weakness." He turned to Ruby, his eyes lighting up. "So tell me, young gem, how is it you are free from my hold?"
Ruby gathered her senses, and her brow thundered down as she became instantly furious.
"No way in the world would I tell you!" She snapped.
Scarecrow took this response wit
What Gems Fear-Chapter 8 The Crystal Gems sat around in a circle, all three of their faces carved with worry. Amethyst finally gave a snort.What Gems Fear-Chapter 8 by Pun-Master2
"So when's he gonna be here?" She huffed.
"Soon, he said." Garnet replied. "He's just waiting for everything to clear up."
The "he" they were talking about was an anonymous caller, having dialed their home exactly twelve hours ago. It was exactly two days after Scarecrow's untimely demise, and the police had simply tracked Garnet's directions to the warehouse, where they had found Scarecrow lying on the ground, but his noose hanging from the ceiling. The autopsy theorized that he had hung himself, for reasons yet unknown, and that the broken bones and vertebrae were a result of his body coming loose. People such as Ronaldo refused to believe such things, but others simply accepted this and moved on. The threat was gone; that's all that mattered to them.
After fixing Pearl and Amethyst, the trio had been
What Gems Fear- Chapter 7 Scarecrow began whistling to himself as he walked through the wreckage of his current lair. He would have to go back to that beach house to get the boy; he felt it would make a good research project. If gems truly could regenerate once they took too much damage...he could perpetually enhance his serums to the best they could be. But he couldn't just take a gem. It had to be a weak one, otherwise his whole system could be at stake. And the boy-Steven, he had heard him called-was clearly the weakest link. He would have to go back sometime.What Gems Fear- Chapter 7 by Pun-Master2
A crunching noise. Scarecrow perked up, his smile becoming insane. The noise signified that someone was coming. That could only mean one thing.
They were coming back. They were the only two now unaffected by his fear toxin, despite the ironic twist of them being the first. No matter. He would deal with them. And then he could watch as this stupid Beach City tore itself apart! He chuckled to himself.