Last Time On TMOM:
Seconds at breakfast, dressing up, a tomboy princess, strange insult-tossing pokemon, and a curse.
Quote: “You would pick the cursed outfit.”
Chapter Five: Competition
They can never win
But they sure can try
Ooooh, I’m unbeatable.
-David Kos Rolfe
It was hard to miss how everyone was looking at him. It was definitely significantly more gawking than before. Ash pulled his hat down lower over his eyes, hoping to trick himself with the old mantra that if he couldn’t see them, they couldn't see him. The walk to the battle stadium was far longer than he remembered it being. If not for Pikachu’s grumbling complaints distracting him, Ash might have been truly miserable.
Pikachu couldn’t walk straight with the booties on his feet. And the jester hat kept falling into his eyes. Ash had to carry his companion on his shoulder or Pikachu would surely have fallen down a step or walked into a wal