...m-m-m-m-e!"Dee Dee dropped
him abruptly.Dexter stood
and brushed off his lab coat. "I did what you asked of me.
I made you a stupid moon princess. I have no time to participate
in your little girly games." He made some shooing gestures.
"Go play elsewhere while I attend to the reconstruction of
the damaged sections of my laboratory."Dee Dee turned
her nose up as she folded her arms across her chest. "I'm
not going anywhere until you agree to help!"Dexter pulled
a remote from his lab coat, aimed it at his sister, and pressed
the large, red button on it. A robot grabbed Dee Dee by the collar
and dragged her off.Dexter mopped
his brow. "Whew! Now to start the repair droids." He
turned around and ran into Dee Dee's legs."Pleasssssssse,
Dexter? I really need your help!"Dexter fumed
a few moments, then stomped over to a nearby control panel. "No!"
He pressed a button and a large tube descended from the ceiling
over Dee Dee. His sister was sucked up into the tube to be deposited
in the living room.He looked around,
expecting to see Dee Dee. After a few moments, he turned back
to the control board and entered the sequence to begin activating
the repair droids. One rolled to a stop in front of him."Why are
you not repairing the facilities? There is much work to be done."It pulled off
its faceplate to reveal Dee Dee underneath. "I need to find
the other Scouts! You're the only one who can help me!"Dexter gaped
for a long moment, then closed his eyes. He knew...