....Wanda re-read a
sentence and raised her eyebrows at Cosmo. Theyre outlawing
Godparenting.What? But they
cant do that!Yes, they can.
Cosmo, are you aware of what kind of government were under?Yeah, were
under the Supreme Council, formed fifty years agoWanda shook her
head. Euphemisms, Cosmo.Euphemism?Wanda forced a lame
smile. Sorry, sweetie. I know its a big word. Have you ever
heard of Communism?Cosmo shrugged.
Whats that?Well, how do I
explain this? Remember in the 1960s when we were the Godparents of
that little boy in the Soviet Union? Fairyworlds sort of like
that.You mean were
under Stalin?Wanda couldnt
help sniggering. Um, no. Stalin died a while back. But were
under the same sort of system.But were
fairies! Why are we under that?Wanda sat down and
petted his cheek. You know how I used to work under the king?
Well, I get information. There was once this woman, low rank, you
know, under the fake name of Packleader Indigo who worked as
Fairyworlds head geneticist.Arent you a
geneticist?Wanda rolled her
eyes. I WAS. I quit my job Well, anyway, she created these
fairy-wolf hybrids, called the ASALUMAssociation of Sagacious
Arcane Liaisons United in Managementour Secret Police. She didnt
like the king. So she used the ASALUM to kill him and take over
the country, re-creating the government. She didnt mean for it to
turn Communist but people get bad ideas. Fairies, too.Cosmos eyes
widened with fascination. Wow! This chick was some b...