Astro: Boy of the Stars episode 1 pt. 2
*Flick. Flick. Flick.* One by one, the lights in the school hallway went out, making the locker I was hiding in darker than it was before. I waited a few more minutes before quietly opening up the locker and crawling out, dusting myself off as I did so.
“You are going to sneak into the principal’s office,” Drake had said, “and change these student’s failing grades to passing grades. Don’t make it too conspicuous, but don’t make them lower than a C+, got it?” He had handed me a list of names, and I noticed that the students who wanted their grades changed were all the more popular students. Figures.
They had me hide in a locker and wait until the whole school was empty, to make sure that I wasn’t caught. It had been a long wait, sitting there, cramped in the locker, and it was made even more uncomfortable by having a strong itch on my back that I couldn’t reach.
Astro Boy: Destruction Robot Chapter 1Chapter 1
"So, tell me about this Dr.Emil guy again," Astro pleaded as he put a fork into his pancake.
Dr.Tenma looked up from his holographic paper in surprise. Clearing his throat, he said, "Well, Doctor Isaac Emil was my roommate in college and he also has a job in robotics."
"Why is he coming to Metro City? Didn't you say he lives up in the mountains or something like that?"
The scientist sighed, "When Metro City fell to the ground, he moved to the mountains, yes. He claims it's a better place for him to research without being pestered by too many people. He's coming to Metro City to show me a robot he's built. He claims it has a heart and a soul, like you, and that he's made it out of optical shields."
"I don't know much about them either, but Emil was always fascinated by them. I do know that if you reflect optical shields under ligh