GFL – Page 0066
Grouping For Looks is a page-by-page retelling of the Looking For Group saga through the lens of a mirror universe where Cale is a goateed tyrant and Richard is a holy soul trying to set him on a good path.
EXT. THE CITY OF KETHENECIA – ARCHWAY OF THE GOLDEN STATUE – DAY
Cale, Benny, Crunch, and Tavor look upon the arch, aglow with the blue light of magical energy pulsating from their undead companion.
I have never seen such power.
The warlock is wavering.
Can he hold on?
Can “it” hold on.
Krunch, Tavor, and even Cale glare at Benny with a mix of shock and disgust.
Not cool, child.
Gender identity may be a newly spotlighted issue, but even the most basic social awareness should tell you that “it” as a pronoun is incredibly disrespectful.
I may not like Richard one bit, but if he identifies as male, he’s a he in my book.
Richard winces and screams.
The four turn and look at Richard, who spasms with energy pulses through his body.
Benny called me “it” because I’m undead. Not because of my gender.
She wasn’t being transphobic, she was being racist.
See, I was being-
It dawns on Benny mid-agreement that she doesn’t know if she agrees with Richard.
How’s the portal coming?
Any minute now…
Cut to black.
Original: LFG Page 66
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