See, They're Flying, Because It's an Air Sigil
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Comic no. 53
Date published 6 April 2004
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Haley and Sabine, accompanying the casters to the Air Sigil, find their greatest challenge in one another.

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Transcript Edit

Panel 1

Celia, a sylph, flies through the air, talking on a cell phone.
Celia: No, I'm not being being paranoid.
Celia: No, Mom, I'm just saying I've got a bad feeling.
Celia: Well if I knew what it was ABOUT, it wouldn't be just a feeling, Mom.
Celia: Mom—no, Mom, Sigil Guarding is a very prestigous[sic] career for sylphs, OK? I'm not going to go back to school now.

Panel 2

Celia: Oh, Mom, I gotta go. There's someone here.
Celia: Love you. Love to Dad. OK, bye.
Sabine (off-panel below): Die, you stupid bird!
Big Green Bird (off-panel below): Squawwwk!

Panel 3

Sabine: Gee, nice lack of shooting there, Haley, that thing almost ate me.
Sabine and Haley fly up towards Celia.
Haley: Oh, golly gosh, did it? That would have been SUCH a shame.

Panel 4

Vaarsuvius and Zz'dtri appear below them at the edge of the panel.
Celia: Umm... welcome , uh, righteous warriors?
Sabine: Do you have a problem with me?
Haley: What, you mean other than the fact that you're an evil skank?

Panel 4

Celia: You, uh, have defeated the sacred tests necessary to get Air Sigil.
Sabine: Oh no, you didn't just go there, dyejob.
Haley: HEY, this hair color is all-natural!
Sabine: Yeah, natural hair dye.
Vaarsuvius: This is going poorly.

Panel 5

Haley: Oh, I am SO gonna have to kick your ass now!
Sabine: Bring it on, bitch!

Panel 6

Celia: HEY! Celia: I am TRYING to give a speech up here.
Celia: Now ONE of you of pure heart can activate the stupid Sigil, and then get the hell out of here.

Panel 7

Vaarsuvius flies up to Celia
Vaarsuvius: Sorry.
Sabine: Bitch.
Haley: Skank.

Panel 8

Celia: Maybe Mom is right. I should quit this job before—

Panel 9

Zz'dtri: Flesh to Stone.

Panel 10

Celina falls with a "woosh!", hitting the ground with a "THUNK!"

D&D Context Edit

Trivia Edit

  • This is Celia's first appearance, although unnamed yet. Unlike the earth guardian, she is only petrified and not killed. The fate of the fire guardian is unknown, but presumed dead.
  • This is the second appearance of the Big Green Bird of the Air Sigil. It will appear only once more, in #532.

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