...rry to let you down guys," Letty groaned in pain as he laid on one of the
tables and held his ribs.
"Hey don't worry about it. There isn't anything anyone could have done about
it," Tidus responded.
"Yeah it's those damn Al Bheds! They're dirty players!" Wakka scowled.
"Which is why you need me," Rikku said as the lockerroom door closed behind
"You any good Rikku?" Wakka asked with a surprised look on his face.
"I'm alright. Better than anyone on my brother's team anyways."
"So why aren't you on his team?"
"Something stupid he said about blitzball not being a sport girls can play."
"One minute left!" The speaker system belted this time.
"Ah... What do you think Tidus?" Wakka asked looking over at Tidus.
"Well if you're finally over Rikku being an Al Bhed, then I say let's go for
it. Besides we've really got no choice. We'd have to forfeit if she hadn't
decided to help."
"Great guys! Let's win this!" Rikku said with enthusiasm as she exited the
lockerroom and headed for the sphere.
"Well, she does seem enthused..." Wakka said as the remaining members
* * *
After a few minutes of Rikku getting dirty looks from the Al Bhed team and
words being exchanged, the match resumed and played much like it had right
before Letty's injury. With one minute to go both teams a managed to score
one goal a piece...