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Master Fung usually kept us informed, and it was surprising that he didn’t tell us about Matt. We doubted that his arrival and apparent dragon powers were a coincidence, so it was time for Master Fung to ‘fess up.
He called us into the courtyard first thing that morning. When we arrived, he was standing in the center with his arms behind his back.
“Ah, young monks. Thank you for coming on such short notice”, he greeted us. Rai, Omi, and Kimiko were all antsier than a rodeo clown in lead shoes. I couldn’t say I was any better. “I know that you’ve all been wondering about Matt, and it’s understandable that you’d be upset that I hadn’t told you sooner.”
Had it been anyone else, I would’ve expected Rai or Kimiko to say “duh”, but not with Master Fung.
“You see, Matthew, and all of you for that matter, are simply a handful of the many who become Shaolin warriors. It’s not uncommon for a new warrior to rise, much like Jermaine did after meeting Omi.” We all nodded and he continued. “Matthew is destined to be the dragon of lightning. I asked him to keep this a secret to avoid any conflict within the team.” We all looked at Matt and any hurt we had from him keeping that secret was lost. “Even I cannot foresee how many dragons may arise. We can only hope that these warriors choose the side of good. Seeing Matthew’s abilities, I’m sure all of you are glad he was brought here first. Am I right?” He raised an eyebrow at that last part, and I looked over Continue reading