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It dominated the headlines that day. The Deconstructor had killed again, slightly altering his grizzly profile having slain his first male victim. This left him very perplexed. Then angry. He knew he had never killed a man.
Copycat killings were not a compliment, they were plagiarism. He was not pleased that his sacred art was being used to cover for someone’s petty spat. However, the master said he should do nothing and he could not argue. The only thing that kept his carefully regulated life of lies, secrecy and murder in order was one simple rule.
The master was infallible.
And if that was ever proven wrong? Well, that doesn’t even bear thinking about.