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24 May 2005 @ 02:59 pm
Pic of Roy doing housework (badly)  
Here is a picture of Roy struggling to cut carrots and potatoes. XD
I believe this picture is from one of the FMA novels. I found it at a chinese FMA forum. Enjoy! XD
 
 
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Kyt: Coffee Pwns Masutakytyngurl2 on May 24th, 2005 12:19 pm (UTC)
Ha ha. Roy can't cook. XD
an indelible stamp of lowly originsbabbled on May 25th, 2005 09:43 am (UTC)
Well, more like he'd burn everything to a crisp.
Kytkytyngurl2 on May 25th, 2005 09:59 am (UTC)
Roy: But at least it's well done! No risk of food poisoning HERE!

Ed: No risk of that being FOOD.
Angehangiechow on May 24th, 2005 12:20 pm (UTC)
Aahah! XD So cute, I haven't seen that before. Thanks for sharing <3
Rappydappydappy McTappyraptorix on May 24th, 2005 12:53 pm (UTC)
In my opnion, this is an image of Roy before he became a state alchemist and joined the military...

He must've been stuck at home doing chores like these all day... might've been the reason he left... ;)

*Or* The sensei Roy had before he took the State Alchemy exam liked having him cut up vegetables and shred his hands cuz he sucks handling knives? (I'm safe to assume that all State Alchemists usually took up a sensei before they took their exam to help them pass all those friggen tests and help them figure out what their speciality would be... right?)

Or this could just be some AU weirdness where Roy was forced to be a slave wearing Loafers and nice slacks, and he was being bad and was forced to go peel stuff outside... and cut himself a lot... yeah...

*my imagination is weird... XD*
Marikaitou_marina on May 24th, 2005 01:06 pm (UTC)
Erm, actually, it is an illustration from one of the novels, and Roy sucks at doing housework in general, now AND before. It's a canon fact. Part of his character. Like how he collects paper clips >.>
amikitty: The Alphonse Dietamikitty on May 24th, 2005 01:09 pm (UTC)
Does the novels ever explained WHY Roy collects papar clips?
Marikaitou_marina on May 24th, 2005 04:12 pm (UTC)
Because he's Roy? Because he's a spaz? It's a great mystery!

I dunno, I've never read them personally, not fluent enough in Japanese. Just relying on info I've heard. Anyone else wanna take a stab at this one?
Rappydappydappy McTappy: Prettysraptorix on May 24th, 2005 09:05 pm (UTC)
*takes a stab*

Because the little OCD child in Roy's brain has chosen paperclips to be the insignificant object of collection.

Perhaps he wishes to build himself a paperclip-man army?

Perhaps he has an evil motive to hold every paperclip in Central hostage in return for Furhurship (please, someone spell 'furhur' right for me... it's the worst word I swear)...

Perhaps he is sculpting a large paperclip sculpture that involves magnets?

Perhaps he wishes to create his own automail arm using paperclips?

Perhaps he wishes to create a device made *soley* out of paperclips that he will use to deconstruct Ed's arm and make him bend to his will a little more?

Perhaps Arakawa-sensei just thought one day, "Gee, Roy needs a bizzare quirk... *stares at her desk, and picks up a paperclip* I think he'll be a paperclip collector now!" *uses her mighty manga-ka powers to make it canon*



THE WORLD MAY NEVER KNOW! (or at least until someone has a definate, canon reason as to why)
Jiah Pet: Just Add Water!jiah on May 24th, 2005 02:07 pm (UTC)
Roy collects... paper clips? O.o
purplemewitpurplemewit on May 24th, 2005 02:08 pm (UTC)
... I missed that memo too *feels like a bad fangirl now*
Marikaitou_marina on May 24th, 2005 04:13 pm (UTC)
I didn't know about it until someone shared scans of one of the novels with me XD;;;;;;;
:+:Root of the Oracle:+:rootoftheoracle on May 24th, 2005 01:47 pm (UTC)
no wonder hughes is good at his knife tricks! XD
honeywell: Amishagent_honeywell on May 24th, 2005 01:03 pm (UTC)
Roy with loafers and no socks... ack! *flashback to Hughes in ep 5... XP*

Groovy pic though *saves!*
Marikaitou_marina on May 24th, 2005 01:07 pm (UTC)
Haha, Roy is not L33T.
Saya Aensland: BWAHAHA!saya_aensland on May 24th, 2005 01:19 pm (UTC)
No wonder Hughes was always pressuring him to get a wife. XD
lalaglalag on May 24th, 2005 02:45 pm (UTC)
At least,You did not say Hughes does want him to be his wife.Awww!

such a good stuff!
ᶜ ᵃ ˡ ᵉ: _incidental has got a subliminal messagetumut on May 24th, 2005 02:59 pm (UTC)
eheh.. i love how most of his amazing carrot skillzorz is on teh floor..
Valcherrytenshi on May 24th, 2005 03:41 pm (UTC)
That's one for the list of what not to do in the military. ^^; "Colonel Roy Mustang is under no circumstances to be trusted with sharp objects."
ex_rong on May 25th, 2005 06:56 am (UTC)
ah! So cute! Which volume was that?
Miss Kitty Fantasticacougarfang on May 25th, 2005 07:43 am (UTC)
The fourth one. ^^ (I just finished reading it today, after letting it sit for a couple of months... *horrible procrastinator*)

I love how Roy's hands are all covered in bandaid-tape-things... XD Poor guy, ouch.
(To make up for his horrible housework skills, though, he is very good at collecting eggs from henhouses. *consoles poor Roy*)
ex_rong on May 25th, 2005 08:05 pm (UTC)
ah thanks! Didn't know that there was such a scene.. shall look it up. =)