Civil war laid the city waste. Automatons were pursued, decimated and staked.
Xin, a young survivor, picked through the rubble, unperturbed by the destruction.
While scavenging, something caught his eye. It wasn’t a glint of metal nor precious stones.
It was a girl. A human, just like him.
It was a rare encounter; he had found a friend in this hostile land.
And she would make him realise what it meant to be human: it all begins by listening to the heart.
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