Blue's Blues Part 3
So that was it. That definitely explained her attitude lately. Judging from her reaction, the reunion must not have gone well. I sat down next to her and let her continue. "I was too late." I was almost too afraid to ask. "Is he.... dead?" "No." She patted her tube. "When you are in one of these things there is no sense of time. The Institute kidnapped my son over sixty years ago. Now my son is old enough to be my grandfather." I'm so sorry." She took a deep breath. "It gets worse. He is now the Director of the Institute. My son, my baby is considered the greatest villain in the Commonwealth."
Once again I was stunned. I could only look at her numbly. She then proceeded to tell me how she found the escaped s…Read more >
Blue's Blues part 2
We finally reached the bottom. I saw the sproketed doorway and I knew exactly where I was. "This is your vault, isn't it Blue." "Yes". She replied almost as if embarrassed. I have explored through many ruins, but none made the hair on the back of my neck stand up like this place. The previous vaults I had been in were all usually pretty spacious. This one however seemed small, almost claustrophobic by comparison. It looked cold and clinical. There was an acidic smell in the air.
As we slowly made our way along we came across two rows of cryo tubes. "So this is where Blue has been for the past two centuries" I thought. "They didnt tell us we were going to be frozen" she said to herself. "What was that Blue?" …Read more >
This is a fan fictional news article from Publick Occurances.
Blue's Blues part 1 by Piper Wright
We all know the vault dweller whom I have always affectionately called "Blue" (due to her vault suit). We know the changes she brought about. The good and the bad. New flags fly in our city, new faces walk our streets. We even have a new mayor. She is the most powerful person in the Commonwealth.
I am about to report a story that I promised I would not tell until the time was right. That time is now.
It started years ago. I was at my printing press when Nick Valentine came by and told me that Blue was back in town. I knew she had just got back from the Glowing Sea, so I let her rest. Two days went by and she still hadn't set foot out of her hous…Read more >