Jun 18, 2019 1:54 PM
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She combs and combs the world aside and there is another world, just ahead, and she steps in.

The combed-away hole closes behind her. She puts her comb in her pocket.

Thanjen (Unbitwise)

Blueberry (kappa)

Hivers (Rockeye)
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Here is a small round library that looks like it might be made out of a very large tree indeed, with shelves full of books lining its round walls.

There is a tiny blue unicorn flumphed on the floor reading a book nearly larger than she is - it's a pretty big book, but it is also a very small unicorn - and a few seconds after the traveler arrives, she looks up and blinks with surprise.

"Goodness me," she says. "I wasn't expecting that at all."
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"You're a unicorn," observes the visitor intelligently.
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"I am!" she agrees. "I'm not at all sure what you are. I don't think I've ever heard of a sort of person who looked like you."

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"I'm, um, I'm a human."

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"Oh," says the tiny blue unicorn. "...Are you okay? Can I help you?"

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"I'm fine," she says, smiling. "Sorry, I've just never met a unicorn before! And I didn't think they came in blue!"
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"We come in all the usual colours," she says. "Of which blue is one. But I guess if I've never heard of humans it makes sense that you, reciprocally, have never heard of blue unicorns. In fact, you're a step ahead of me in having heard of unicorns at all. Where are you from, and how did you get here from there?"

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"I came from my friend's house, but if I'm not supposed to be here I can go."

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"You're perfectly welcome in my library," the unicorn assures her. "Oh - I forgot to introduce myself, silly me. My name is Blueberry; what's yours?"

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"I'm Emily Lark."

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"It's very nice to meet you, Emily Lark! Have you been in Ponyville long?"

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"No, I just got here."

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"Did you come to the library in particular for a reason, or are you just sort of wandering?"

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"Just sort of wandering. Books are great, but I wasn't looking to necessarily get one today."

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"Well, I happen to think the library is an excellent place to wander to," she says. "What kinds of books do you like? I like most everything."

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"Oh, lots of different stuff, the last thing I read was for school and it was about some old-timey humans."

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"Ooh, history. What were the old-timey humans up to?"

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"They were going from one human country to a different human country because the first one had people from a third human country all over it getting in their way."

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Blueberry giggles. "That does sound like the sort of thing that happens in histories."

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"It was a fiction book," Emily clarifies. "But it was about real countries."

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"Which countries?"

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"Denmark and Sweden and Germany."

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"I've never heard of any of those. They must be very far away from Equestria."

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"Well, they're all human countries, and you hadn't heard of humans," says Emily reasonably.

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"Yes," she agrees. "It's perfectly logical, it's just also really interesting."

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