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[Plot] Let the River In

To one side of the cliffs, weyr caves built into the rock gaze out over a warm, sandy desert; on the other, caves can look upon the lush but dangerous treetops of the jungle below. Either way, home is where the heart is.
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[Plot] Let the River In

The rainy season came, and then it just... Didn't stop. Eventually the river overflowed its banks, and this is the result: a Weyr full of ruined stores and waterlogged furniture. Little of it is salvageable. We're lucky we were able to evacuate everyone, including livestock, to high ground, but almost nothing else could be taken.

What are we supposed to do? How are we supposed to rebuild? The waters have receded but the river carried our livelihoods away with it.
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Varneala looked around the weyr caves and she sighed. "I think it is time we just focus on one area. We need to be sure that the hatching sands and weyrs are settled first. We never know when one of out flights might result in a clutch, and well, we all need a place to sleep do we not?"
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Fort Weyr
Weyrling Zes'lan of Brown Zaylith
Nikadelli of Blue Nobuwath
Lainna of Green Icolenth
Ciaselai of Gold Ciask and White Ciasesk [Green Nanami]
High Reaches
Nolia of Green Mikanoth
Jonaiali of White Alisath
Daleki of White Dalesk
Semaca Weyr
Varneala of Garnet Taibabrith
Weyrling Onnora of Blue Olarith
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That was the big question, wasn't it? What were they supposed to do now? Would rebuilding even be worth it or was it an exercise in futility? If the river flooded like this once, it could absolutely flood again, perhaps with more disastrous results. They were lucky this time, but they might not be so lucky next time.

Do not think like that. This is their, our, home, and we will rebuild it better than before. Now that we know the damage the flood can do, we can fix it.

Niriru sighed. I suppose you're right. We'll have to lend a hand where we can. She nodded at Varneala. "Yes, and we also need to figure out how we're going to feed the Weyr, our livestock won't last forever. We might have to negotiate with other Weyrs for that." What could they even offer at this point, though? This was a disaster...
Fort Weyr
Uryuu of Bronze Frydrykth
Shigure of Blue Cyaleth | Tide
Akira of Green Auruth
Trowa of Green Yasogamith
Candidate Gaelio | Kimaris
High Reaches Weyr
Cesare of Brown Fuuth
Keith of Blue Shinadoth
Y'su of Blue Brenlosath
V'dar of Green Liralith
Semaca Weyr
Niriru of Bronze Ziodyneth
Crowe of White Eclith | Lunafreya
Soran of White Qanth | Exia
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Varneala looked at Niriru and she nodded in return. "I agree. Perhaps there is something that we can think of in order to convince them to help us." She thought for a moment first as she tried to think of something. "But perhaps first, we can see what we can do for ourselves? I know we will need the help from the other weyrs, but it might be best to take stock of what we do have first. That way we aren't taking more than we could try to repay?"

Of course, these were just spit balled ideas, but she really didn't want to have to owe it to another weyr for them giving more than what Semaca might need at the time. Maybe just a few more hands to help rebuild the most important areas first? O-o-only h-hurts to not ask, t-th-then to h-have asked. Varneala thought on Taibabrith's words and she smiled. You have a valid point my dear.
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Fort Weyr
Weyrling Zes'lan of Brown Zaylith
Nikadelli of Blue Nobuwath
Lainna of Green Icolenth
Ciaselai of Gold Ciask and White Ciasesk [Green Nanami]
High Reaches
Nolia of Green Mikanoth
Jonaiali of White Alisath
Daleki of White Dalesk
Semaca Weyr
Varneala of Garnet Taibabrith
Weyrling Onnora of Blue Olarith
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It was all gone. The weyr. Their supplies. Her hard built wall. Vella had failed. She had done everything in her power to keep the weyr safe and it hadn't been enough. Because she hadn't thought of everything after all. She'd been expecting spotties or wild whers or thread. She had never dreamed something as harmless as rain would turn against them.

"First, we need shelter," Vella ordered. She would not let doubt show. She was Captain of the Weyr Guard. If she panicked, it would indicate to the less steady-minded of their fellows that there was something worth panicking about, "We have fruit and we can hunt for meat. And Faranth knows water's not a problem. A few candidates might need to eat tunnelsnake or trundlebug, but nobody's starving and we're not running back north until we have a plan and a secure perimeter."

Sido was gone but there were still enough northerners who disapproved of Semaca that they didn't need strangers flying down while they were still in disarray.
Fort
Essa of Bronze Gectusith
Weyrling of Quinn Bronze-White Louicyth
Wingleader S'bor of Bronze Yugoth
ACM Estelle of Brown Jaehaeryth
Faralyn of Brown Grooth
Ieyasu of Brown Ieyask
Weyrling P'pin of Brown Palath
T'rin of Brown Celeth
G'er of Garnet Neozeoth
Lily of Garnet Eridieth
Relli of Garnet Rellivask and Blue Relsk
Augury of Blue Velveth
Chrysanthe of Blue Bidath
Lord Consort Corleon of Blue Corleosk (Fort Hold)
Gellera of Blue Virtrath
Miryem of Blue Riwenth
Thor of Blue Hinokath
Wingsecond L'ir of Green Byth
Rhea of Green Rheask
S'atyl of Green Nineveth
Makoto of White Usakinth
Weyrling Riku of White Taissath
Wingsecond Tyrion of White Voluntauth
Weyrbrat Norelli
High Reaches
Elyron of Gold Elysk and Green Elyrosk
Hela of Bronze Helsk and Brown Hesk
Sr. Flightleader Schneizel of Bronze Damocleth
Azul of Brown Claarisath
Di'a of Brown Kasshuth
Weyrling Dobby of Brown Kersuth
Wingleader Myalla of Brown Enarth
Weyrling Th'ou of Brown Pavith
Wingsecond D'ark of Garnet Masreith
Eliza of Garnet Riaath
Squadsecond Tomas of Garnet Tomask and White Tsk
Allura of Blue Sendaith
Weyrling Master Camilla of Blue Kamuith
Jae of Blue Zappath
Sandy of Blue Rugrunth
Tamara of Blue Requeth
Jr. Wherleader Zhuli of Blue Zhusk
Ailee of Green Suventh
Kanon of Green Kibeth
Kip of Green Amizuth
Numann of Green Rannath
Sokka of Green Wintrath
Semaca Weyr
Arena of Void Oscamith
Alayna of Gold Wyzeth
Al'bus of Bronze Matanuth
Noor of Bronze Nuunieth
Weyrling Hermione of Brown Echoneth
Sage of Brown Wisketoth
Shuri of Brown Motath
Varda of Brown Magmeth
Ly'nk of Garnet Sakuyath
Maui of Garnet Mausk and Blue Mask (W)
Uruk of Garnet Georsath
Anoni of Blue Cermurith
Artemis of Blue Phoebuth
Candidatemaster Naxen of Blue Anitoth
Point Rigel of Blue Cygneth
Ya'ra of Blue Dymrith
Ariel of Green Kshatriyath
Captain Vella of Green Vellask and Magma Vesk
V'rell of Green Peridoth
Wyatt of Green Emilith
Aeris of White Tarth
Kowal of White Kowalsk
R'tan of White Mazath
Steward Molly
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...And speaking of disarray...

Trewyra blindly stumbled over to the heavily blurred group, herself the very picture of disarray as she went toward the sound of voices with her hand gently rested on her dragon’s shoulder.

She was still splattered with mud up to her neck, her braided gold-brown hair clearly a mess with plenty of twigs and leaves still tangled in it, and she’d somehow lost her glasses somewhere during the entire ordeal, hence her badly blurred vision and the fact she was pretty much being guided by her dragon.

It was just fortunate Trewyra had Orbith now, otherwise she wouldn’t have had someone to help drag her short self out of the inexplicably deep mud every time.

Sharding river. Why’d it have to flood now?

...Oh, so the river wasn’t supposed to do that? I thought it was lots of fun!

Not when the Weyr is pretty much destroyed!

.... Okay.

But I still think it was fun!
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Varneala looked at Vella when she started to issue commands and she nodded her head. She knew that the handler was the Guard Captain, so she would know about this better than she. "Shelter sounds perfect. Any place you would like us to look first?" Varneala looked at the Weyrling that stumbled over and Taibabrith made a quick maneuver to stand beside her just in case.

S-s-she c-ca-can't se-se-seem to see w-we-well. I know my dear. Just stay close just in case her dragon can't get to her fast enough. The garnet rumbled a small greeting to the weyrling as she placed herself close to her. She was far enough away to not anger her green, but still close enough just in case she was to accidentally fall. The Weyr didn't need any injuries at this moment, not with the ones that were being taken care of already.
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Weyrling Zes'lan of Brown Zaylith
Nikadelli of Blue Nobuwath
Lainna of Green Icolenth
Ciaselai of Gold Ciask and White Ciasesk [Green Nanami]
High Reaches
Nolia of Green Mikanoth
Jonaiali of White Alisath
Daleki of White Dalesk
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Weyrling Onnora of Blue Olarith
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Vella had no idea how far the flooding had spread. Had it just been their weyr or the jungle around them too? Not that she'd even know where in the jungle to search. Her domain had always been firmly the weyr itself.

"Check the higher caves and see if any of them are livable," she instructed briskly, "If not...ask Rigel for those maps of his. Tell him it's time to earn his keep."

Faranth knew, Mazurka made enough of those. So many mountains and lakes with stupid names, in places no one would ever go visit.

"We want something as close to the weyr as we can find. Because we are going to rebuild this place," Vella stated firmly. These caves were home. It was going to take more than a flood or two to drive them out.
Fort
Essa of Bronze Gectusith
Weyrling of Quinn Bronze-White Louicyth
Wingleader S'bor of Bronze Yugoth
ACM Estelle of Brown Jaehaeryth
Faralyn of Brown Grooth
Ieyasu of Brown Ieyask
Weyrling P'pin of Brown Palath
T'rin of Brown Celeth
G'er of Garnet Neozeoth
Lily of Garnet Eridieth
Relli of Garnet Rellivask and Blue Relsk
Augury of Blue Velveth
Chrysanthe of Blue Bidath
Lord Consort Corleon of Blue Corleosk (Fort Hold)
Gellera of Blue Virtrath
Miryem of Blue Riwenth
Thor of Blue Hinokath
Wingsecond L'ir of Green Byth
Rhea of Green Rheask
S'atyl of Green Nineveth
Makoto of White Usakinth
Weyrling Riku of White Taissath
Wingsecond Tyrion of White Voluntauth
Weyrbrat Norelli
High Reaches
Elyron of Gold Elysk and Green Elyrosk
Hela of Bronze Helsk and Brown Hesk
Sr. Flightleader Schneizel of Bronze Damocleth
Azul of Brown Claarisath
Di'a of Brown Kasshuth
Weyrling Dobby of Brown Kersuth
Wingleader Myalla of Brown Enarth
Weyrling Th'ou of Brown Pavith
Wingsecond D'ark of Garnet Masreith
Eliza of Garnet Riaath
Squadsecond Tomas of Garnet Tomask and White Tsk
Allura of Blue Sendaith
Weyrling Master Camilla of Blue Kamuith
Jae of Blue Zappath
Sandy of Blue Rugrunth
Tamara of Blue Requeth
Jr. Wherleader Zhuli of Blue Zhusk
Ailee of Green Suventh
Kanon of Green Kibeth
Kip of Green Amizuth
Numann of Green Rannath
Sokka of Green Wintrath
Semaca Weyr
Arena of Void Oscamith
Alayna of Gold Wyzeth
Al'bus of Bronze Matanuth
Noor of Bronze Nuunieth
Weyrling Hermione of Brown Echoneth
Sage of Brown Wisketoth
Shuri of Brown Motath
Varda of Brown Magmeth
Ly'nk of Garnet Sakuyath
Maui of Garnet Mausk and Blue Mask (W)
Uruk of Garnet Georsath
Anoni of Blue Cermurith
Artemis of Blue Phoebuth
Candidatemaster Naxen of Blue Anitoth
Point Rigel of Blue Cygneth
Ya'ra of Blue Dymrith
Ariel of Green Kshatriyath
Captain Vella of Green Vellask and Magma Vesk
V'rell of Green Peridoth
Wyatt of Green Emilith
Aeris of White Tarth
Kowal of White Kowalsk
R'tan of White Mazath
Steward Molly
Candidate Pasca
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