Aurora stood up. "Keep an eye on the younglings, Arion. I'll return shortly."
"Hey!" Arion called after her. "You can't leave me here with all of them!" He turned around to see the younglings all looking at him. "Well.... looks like it's you and me for now. What shall we do?"
"Stories!" one of the younglings shouted.
"Yes, tell us a story!" the others chimed in.
"Uh...." Arion looked helplessly around for a moment, wishing Aurora hadn't left him in this situation. "Okay, then, a story.... They say that if there's a bright center of the universe, Tatooine is the planet that it's farthest from. To such a place as that came two Jedi Knights, on a desperate mission to Coruscant......"
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Aurora met CSI on the roof of the Temple. "I had a feeling you needed a hand. Let's see.... installing a tractor beam, are you? Let me take care of that."
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Some time later, Aurora stood up. "That should do it. I rerouted power through the ion cannon so that both would activate at once. Anything else I can do to help?"