what if shinies were considered bad in the wild since it meant they will get killed easier, which would explain why there are so hard to find…
I really really really like this logic with wild shinies. Especially ‘cause this is how it basically works with albino/mutated colors in animals the wild. they may be pretty to us but they’re easier for predators to spot
- Me while reading: Noooo! My poor sweet babies! AUTHOR, WHY MUST YOU TORMENT YOUR CHARACTERS SO?
- Me while writing: This character has been orphaned, whipped, sentenced to death, thrown overboard by pirates, captured by enemy soldiers, near-fatally poisoned, put on trial for his life before an angry mob, tortured in front of his best friend, and thrown into prison again.
- Me while writing: ...
- Me while writing: Let's stab him.