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One cannot be *made* a clown by another. No, a clown makes themselves.
It starts with a gag here, a jape there. A clown-to-be, one not yet Filled with Joking, may not even understand the strange impulses that come over them.
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It was a city built for people and governed by science, but despite being a creature assembled from people and given life by science, you do not belong among them, do you?
You are destined to be forever apart.
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The King's new advisor was a treacherous man, this much was obvious to most members of the court. There was a scheming air about him, and there had to be supernatural reasons why the King seemed to hang on his advisor's every word, surely.