BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP..!" blared the cheap alarm clock. "Ugh…" growled Zortek, as he lazily extended his arm from the ragged periwinkle covers and smacked the "snooze" button on the alarm clock. He left his arm down from the covers, waiting to himself for five minutes to process that it was morning already.
The Grundo inhaled, sighed and stood up straight, his eyes covered by dark green eyelids. He then lazily opened them revealing dark red eyeballs, glistening with light.
He turned his head look droopily at the clock which read 7:13 AM. He sighed to himself and remembered he had to go to work. He worked at the "Freaky factory". His job was to fill vats with colored blobs to create miniature figurines of variously colored Neopets. He always thought that it was very obscure and stupid, but Carl didn't think so. His boss was an oversized Grarrl named Carl. Freaky factory was once the corporate arm of the Virtupets space station, and owned by Dr. Sloth, but Neopia recently defeated hi