It was the late afternoon, and many of the students of Canterlot High were making their usual journeys to their respective homes and hang-out spots. Smiles were abound on many of the girls and boys walking out of the place, but, in one room in particular, there was an air of seriousness. The school had a number of study rooms, all ready to be used by students who needed some extra time on homework or on their other studies. And today, one such room was being used, not by a whole group, as the teachers would prefer, but rather just two girls. Sunset Shimmer, a former unicorn of Equestria, and beside her, staring at an open textbook, was Derpy. Now, it was not usually common to see these two together, and yet, today, they were spending time together as though they were close friends, with Sunset breaking the long silence between them.
"Okay now, Derpy. You sure you have this?"
The blonde girl nodded, looking from her textbook over to a nearby notepad. She seemed deep in thought for a few
The school's bell had long since been rung, and as such, many of the rooms of Canterlot High now lay vacant. Students of all stripes were busying themselves with their daily trek home, and those who were not had taken to simply lounging around the outside of the school, catching up with one another. One of the notable exceptions to this was in the school's music room. This place was known around the whole campus as one of the favourite hang-out spots of the school's local heroines, the Rainbooms. But today, it was not that group that was using it. Instead, it was simply Sunset Shimmer, and her former enemy, Adagio Dazzle. The latter was leaning against the wall, her arms folded as she regarded the former. After some silence between them, Sunset finally turned to her, her guitar in hand.
The Siren smirked at that, standing tall and placing her hands upon her hips.
Sunset smiled back at that, and stood still as Adagio got herself ready. The Siren raised her h