Chapter 3: Lucina Wears Red
It was around 7 in the morning when breakfast had been laid out for the Smashers in the dining room. Waddle Dees were scurrying about delivering platters, setting silverware, and picking up dirty dishes while the Smashers enjoyed their usual meals. Although some were not present, most of the fighters had gathered at the long table, eating contentedly and chatting with each other. Among these, Captain Falcon and Ike were sitting across from each other at the end near the east door, talking about the previous night’s movie over some bacon and eggs.
“So, what’d ya think, Ike?” asked Falcon as he chomped on a slice of bacon.
Ike was hesitant to reply as the racer had accidentally spat some food on his friend’s face. The swordsman calmly wiped himself clean with a napkin.
“It had my attention for about five minutes before I got bored and fell asleep,” he said casually, taking a bite out of his omelet.
The F-Zero ra