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Better Than You

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"Am I supposed to be impressed?" asked Skyfire, his face twisted in a grin as Starscream landed on his feet.

Starscream narrowed his optics. "What, you think you could do any better?" asked the Prince of Vos, looking up at the larger mech.

Skyfire laughed and crossed his arms in front of his chest. "For the Prince of Vos, you aren't a very good flier."

Starscream flared his wings. "You're nothing but a commoner. You aren't even a seeker, you couldn't best me if I broke a wing!"

It was Skyfire's turn to narrow his optics, looking down at the smaller Mech. "I am not just a commoner!"

Starscream chuckled. "Aw do you not like it when I call you that, commoner?"

Skyfire clenched his fists. "Call me that one more time and I'll pound you into the ground."

Starscream smirked. "COMMONER."

Skyfire lunged, but Starscream was agile enough to step to the side with a smirk. Skyfire fell to the ground with a loud clang. The seeker laughed at him, shaking his head. "The bigger they are, the harder they fall, correct?"

Skyfire looked up at him, his face set in a look promising pain. "You'll pay for that."

Starscream shook his head. "Yes go ahead and try to hurt me. Its suicide. It's a crime to even think of hurting me. I could get you deactivated right now if I wanted to."

Skyfire stood glaring at him. "Well I guess I'm going to get deactivated before the day ends."

Starscream smirked. "How about we settle this like flyers, hm? If they do classify you as a flier, that is."

Skyfire grit his teeth. "I'm as much a flier as you elegant little Seekers. If not better of course."

Starscream rolled his optics. "Alright then, why don't you prove it to me?"

"And how do you suppose I do that?"

He rolled his optics once more. "Are you sure you're a flier?"

"I swear to Primus Starscream tell me I'm not a flier one more time."

"Fine, fine. We'll have a contest of sorts."

"And who's to judge this little contest of ours?"

"Well being that I am the Prince of Vos we'll need at least five Mechs each, as per custom."

"Wait there's like a specific way we have to do this?"

Starscream sighed loudly. "Are you not familiar with the customs in Vos?!"

"I've only lived here a month!"

"In the royal house! You should have done at least a bit of research!"

"I was not going to go to an archivist to learn about the customs of a place I despise."

Starscream narrowed his optics. "Vos is a beautiful city, as are its people. We do not need non seekers in our city and therefore do not need you."

Skyfire smirked. "The people of Vos are all vain, conceited. As are you. You believe because I am not a seeker you are better than me."

"No, you are wrong about this. I KNOW because you are not a seeker I am better than you, in every way, shape, and form. And I will prove this tomorrow. Meet me here, at noon, with five fliers of your choice and I will show you just how superior we Seekers are to you and your kin."