"That was an impressive display Zhao, your talents are more than welcomed in this group"
Zhao's small grin became a full-fledged smile when Haruka complimented him.
"That's the happiest thing I've heard in a while. Thanks." Zhao, for the first time, felt accepted, though he still held on to his cynical views. He felt as if he could open up to his teammates now, though he decided to still be wary; he still didn't fully trust everyone he met.
((CQ's profile says he hasn't been on in about two weeks. We could wait a day or two, though I have my doubt's he'll be coming on soon.))
"There is no such thing as coincidence, only inevitability" - xxxHoLiC
"Justice? But I don't serve justice, Watson, I serve the truth." - Sherlock Holmes