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Maxine Powers

sassy, in your face, sly,play gurl...

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a character in “Memory Cafe”, as played by Snow Ducky

Description

"well hello there, how can i help you.."
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Name: Maxine Powers
age: 19
background: american
height: 5'0
hair: neat most the time unless she is being bothered her hair gets in her face
eyes:they have a hint of green in them and look very..mysterious..
outfit: she wears her favorite star outfit for reasons unknown to her, the only other outfit she has is a frilly girly dress..

Personality

likes:
cuddling in dark places at clubs, dancing,raves,pool parties,hot men single or taken dont matter to her,wearing very little

Dislikes:
mornings,ugly guys,prudes,other pretty girls,working when she rather be dancing at night

personality:
with her playgirl type of personality she is always flirting with the costumers as well as the other employees. men and women alike, she does it in all playfulness, if you really are close to her like Millie is, she is sweet and caring always willing to help her close friends. she is quierking, part of her is hidden due to her mind being messed with. her playgirl self is what she desired deep down. Maxine in reality, when she was alive was quiet and did what she was told to do. always following and being used by her 'friends'. being shy she was nervous around boys and other girls, stutturing she would be all in the background blending in.

Habits:
in your face when she is mad or excited
tends to have a wild look in her eyes
pen in mouth when she is thinking
sits in her male customers laps when ordering for more tips
always earing her barley there outfit flaunting her assists (lol)
has a habbit to munch on her baked goods
always makes kids laugh with her silly remarks as she waits on poeple.
has a shyness to her when she is around guys she REALLY likes, stumbling messing up in all she does.


Fears:
that one day a mysterious man will come to get her from her dreams
she wont be taken seriously at all by the guy she likes.
wearing clothes that hide her (normal people close that cover up lol)
getting fat from her baking

aspirations:
be a well known passtier in france...
(her normal self wanted to work in a baked goods shop in her home town of New York)

Equipment

apron
pen
pad
(when she is being a waiter)

kitchen stuff
hat
hair ties
(baking in the early mornings)

small ferret named iku

History

Job: baker/waiter
trying to make it big she was going to france but followed her boyfriend to japan so he could be an idol there, he is japanese. broke up with him and foend herself in Koto...
(she was working in the baked goods shop before she died.)

Bio:
Maxine was a shy girl always doing what her friends did, wearing what they did no matter how much it made her feel umcomfortable. taking a back seat instead of taking the wheel she lived her highschool life that way. she only ever had one boyfirend sticking to him thruout highschool no matter how many times she caught him cheating. she rather fit in then be alone shunned by her peers. his name was Ryo, an exchange student from Japan her studied with her and the group fitting in rather well, he was tall and had some european blood in him. Ryo liked her shyness and willingness to do anything. Maxine had desires tho, wishes goals. France, to be a dessert chef bake and live there not afraid to be flashy and revealing. one day when she was small she saw a cute farret for sale, wishing she could have it. but being too shy and unable to speak up she never did get that ferret a regret she holds.

graduating Maxine would settle for a baker at a close by shop, watching her boyfriend go out with an other girl, her so called best friend. Maxi would be dumped after prom night. the rest of the girls in her group were no longer untainted,so she gave it up to Ryo only to be left and dumped by letter the next day. Ryo was your typical jerk and had a rep for being a playboy.

Maxi hated herself, faking smiles at her new job she wept at night hating the world and everyone in it. one night she was staring at the mirror, and smashed it with her hands open. make up smeared, hair clingy and wet from a night out with a so called nice guy only to be taken advantage. she had blood coming out but she didnt bother to see wear from, for she lost control breaking everything in her small apartment above the bakery. what she didnt know is when she went around hitting things her wrists were cut deep, it was a medicine cabnit. laying on the floor by the smashed tv, time seem to stop for her feeling normal she saw her front door glowing. maxine sat upa bit tired out from her fiasco maxi turned the knob.

it was dark and she heard a girls voice, she tried to talk but couldnt get a word out. listening to her speak her eyes widened then slowly she felt herself go as darkness surrounded her.

Maxine awoke some time later in her home by a very unique park that seemed to go on forever. her hair was flowing and bouncy, wearing a rather revealing outfit she put on make up and got ready for her job at the cafe memory in the town of Navo where she had met Millie mae and helped her out to start the cafe...

So begins...

Maxine Powers's Story

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"thank you..." Maxine walked along the shops, various people were making there way in the morning air to work. A slight breeze blew her hair as the bag made a crinkle noise when adjusting her grip."..wonder if she went to work today..." eyes half open with a sad expression made its way across her face. the small white person was lit, walking across she could hear the rumbling of other cars but her mind was not on that but of her boss Millie May who was feeling under the weather for the past couple days.

The cafe was set apart from the others, in a small corner it was there. An old building right out of Tokyo it seemed, but was not. a sigh of relief left her as the open sign was flipped, "thank goodness..."

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Maxine came in setting the bags on the counter removing her jacket taking the apron and tying it on she saw Millie setting uP for the day,"help me with this will ya Mill?" takin the ones off the floor as she walked passed her to the kitchen the others quickly took out the stuff setting It in its place.

Millie may grabbed the remaining bags wih no complaint,"how did you manage to take this all?" it was heavy and lookEd like baking goods setting them on the back she took them out and in thier proper place. "baking puffs are we? The kids love your white puffs.." a smile spread on her face, the kids and adults alike loved maxines white cloud like puffs. "they taste different everytime. How do you do it?" curious as she leaned on the baking table station as Maxine set up, it was only 5am.

Taking out the needed ingridiants she chuckled,"glad to see your doing alright. I was worried Mill.."

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Smack. Smack. Smack. Crunch!

"Ah!" Benny mumbled, "I need more candy. Wonder if Sis might have one..." Opening the cafe doors with both hands Benny saw Millie may and Maxine carrying bags of supplies for the shop. The two girls didn't hear him come in because they were still talking. "...I was worried Mill.." "Morning!" he greeted with a cheerful smile. Millie may and Maxine smiled at him in return. He walked behind the counter, his head barely overpassing the surface and plopped down on a metal stool. "Hey Sis," he said looking at Maxine, his big silver eyes widening. "You got anything sweet on ya? And...why are you worried about Millie? Is she sick or something?"

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Maxine patted his head smiling as she bent down."she was just sick is all Benny. I do in fact have some left over cookies or I think some cherry pie." Maxine looked to where the sweets where, she didn't want to worry the kid with something that would be trivial.

Millie just smiled at maxine, not wanting to worry anyone wih her odd feelings. "I am fine maxi just was a little under the weather." she hugged Benny stroking his hair motherly like,"your here early today, sleep well?" she felt very motherly around the kid.

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Sandy felt the breeze ruffle her hair tenderly and the scent of tulips drifted throughout the air. The grass was soft beneath her and was a vibrant green. It was a strange looking town. Buildings that looked as though they came from different worlds were crammed together... and yet... it seemed right to her.
By her foot lay a blue and white striped cloth bag. Sandy picked it up instinctively knowing that it was hers. She took a tenative step and then another, soon she was running. Where to she didn't care. It was just great to feel the wind in her hair and listen to her rythmical breathing. After a minute her lungs began to burn and she stopped sprinting and settled into a gentle trot. Birds were whistling in the tree tops and the sun was just beginning it's slow ascent into the sky.
Across the street a young boy with pretty, blonde hair was walking. She began to jog after him but he suddenly turned and strode into a small cafe. It was cute and looked vaguely Japanesey. Without pausing for breath Sandy strode through the door after him.
Inside were two women one of them was holding the boy close to her bosom and was tenderly stroking his hair.
"Hello," said Sandy happily. "I want to apply for a job." The words were out of her mouth before she could stop them. A confused look briefly crossed Sandy's face but then she thought to herself, I do need a job. It seemed to make perfect sense, why wait around forever when she could start making money right now. She had to support herself and Jimmy... wait who the heck is Jimmy? I don't know any Jimmy she laughed to herself.

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Millie glanced up in the direction where the girl entered still hugging Benny. She looked decent enough and she could always use help,"there is a application behind the cashiers desk, maxi can you?" lookin to her maxi nodded patting Benny's head as she passed by.

Maxi grabbed an application and handed it to her,"just full what you can and then Millie will interview you when your done. Feel free to take a seat." Maxine smiled handing her a pen.

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"Wow, didn't think we would get anyone else to help us around here." Benny smiled cheerfully. He felt so happy in the cafe. Accepted. But why was the question. He never had a bad life...did he? "Maxine, can I have some pie? Your pies are always the best. Do you want some?" Benny asked the new girl.

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"Thank you," said Sandy as the woman, Maxi, handed her an application. Sandy gave the application a glance over before reaching into her bag and taking out a pen.
"Your pies are always the best. Do you want some?" asked the boy. Sandy gave him a warm smile, "No thank you, I'm not hungry." She took a seat at one of the tables and started to fill out the paperwork.
"So what's your name," she asked the boy politely.

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"Thank you," said Sandy as the woman, Maxi, handed her an application. Sandy gave the application a glance over before reaching into her bag and taking out a pen.
"Your pies are always the best. Do you want some?" asked the boy. Sandy gave him a warm smile, "No thank you, I'm not hungry." She took a seat at one of the tables and started to fill out the paperwork.
"So what's your name," she asked the boy politely.

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She looked up from the meat station as someone called to her, she washed her hands and stepped out calling back into the kitchen,"can I get someone to prep the meat while I take care of this?" a man nodded takin over, he was reliable to say the least. Millie's hair was up as she greeted the girl taking the application it shown pastry chef,"looks like maxi gots herself a apprentice. Tell me how Lon have you baked and what's your best dish?" she had a warm feeling as she lead her near the othe other applicant a booth by the window where you can see the park garden and all it's wonder.

Maxine heard her still facing the other girl who was filling in her application, she hoped more men would come but they never would with the fish market and better opportunities. She sat there swinging her seat side to side dressed in her favorite outfit exposing her belly in shorts that annoyed Mill a lot. She had a smirk on her that seemed to say so what as she saw Mill eyeball her with the stern look.

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Adress? I don't have an adress! Sandy just realised that she didn't have anywhere to live, she didn't own a house or anything. She felt something bulging in her pocket and pulled it out. It was a piece of paper with an adress on it. Sandy gave a sigh of relief, Right what am I talking about, I have an apartment on Sunday Street. Sandy wondered why she felt so scattered today.
"So you new around here, not many are up at 6am.." said the younger of the woman.
"Yeah I moved here recently," said Sandy glancing up. She suddenly stood up and handed the app to the slightly skimpily dressed girl.
"Finished. I'm Sandy by the way, what's your name?"

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"lemon....sounds yummy and your experience is good Maxine will be excited I bet." she sat there as Benny came up to her his plea face was always too cute, not knowing why she had a feeling too pinch his face she resisted standing up messing his hair lookig at the girl he was refering too. "well lets see, what does Maxi think?" looked at her Millie sighed,"and when she is done maxi will put on her work clothes n help out our new pastry chef. Welcome, grab n apron and get aquatinted with the baking section"

MaxI stood,"we can alway use more cute girls I say." her face web blank and she frowned she hated beig clothed and covered."I'll change already don't glare at me MOM.."rolling her eyes maxi laughed,"hey new chef come with Me, I'll show ya around"

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"Thank you." She quickly said to Millie. "A-And okay." said Aiko as she quickly followed Maxi. She was thankful that she was leaving the huge group but was sad that she was leaving Benny. She quickly shook off the feeling because she knew they'd see more of each other throughout the day so she wouldn't have to worry about it. She quickly grabbed the apron Millie motioned to and put it on. As soon as she entered the kitchen, she stood just a small moment to take in the glory of the kitchen. It was way bigger than the one she had at home. Duh, It's a cafe. Of course they'd have a bigger kitchen than the one I have at home. She thought to herself as she fell back in step behind Maxi.

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Millie was placing orders behind the counter, a meeting would be held she thought to let the new workers know about the rules later. "maxi Benny can you come here a sec I need to talk to you please.." she decided to tell her about her other dream, a concerned eyes that seemed to want to cry, but didn't and Benny looked like he needed something to help him with turnin red, can't have a red buy boy which made her laugh. "sandy take these orders out and aiko please wait on the small family table yes? I have to talk to those two for a sec. Come to the employee room" her two best people her family she had to talk to them before the day got busy. The dream made her cry and hold her stomach, a man called her name but his face seemed similar yet unfamiliar in her dream she hugged him she was happy two girls came up too her. Always ends with the girls, she was now waiting in the employee room cluthig her shirt. Benny always brought out a motherly side she didn't hate it, she wanted to know if wanted to move up from busboy.

Maxie was somewhat shocked, but then again she was having a tuff time more so now. Every year since she met her those dreams would resurface all the time for a week. She kept quiet but feared she would crack, to be dealing with all that and keep a straight face. She watched er walk by in a daze. "I'll be right there mill..but.." she didn't respond as she looked to Benny,"let aiko or sandy clean up, she looks serious kiddo.." she took his hand and patted his head he felt like a kid brother,"maybe it's good news..maybe she'll let you help out prepping or waiting tables in a cute costume." she teased

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Benny's eyes widened in horror. "No way! I will never wear a costume like that!" he said as he ran away. His pace subsided when he remembered that there was no running allowed in the cafe. Benny's anxiety grew as he kept wondering what Millie wanted to say to him and Maxine. He knew the two were hiding something from him, but he didn't know what. Before Benny went to the employee room he decided to get something sweet from the kitchen to ease his nerves.
There he saw Aiko working hard over the counter on something, but he was to short to actually see what it was.
Whatever it is it smells really good. Benny shook his head trying to get the thought out. No, no, I must focus.
"Aiko," he spoke up to get the girl's attention. "I'm freaking out, Maxine says Millie is going to put me in a cute costume and serve to people while wearing it! Plus Millie looks really worried over something. I know you only recently started working, but...Sis has been down lately, and she usually isn't like that. I just don't know what to do."

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Aiko looked down at Benny as he called her name.

"I'm freaking out, Maxine says Millie is going to put me in a cute costume and serve to people while wearing it! Plus Millie looks really worried over something. I know you only recently started working, but...Sis has been down lately, and she usually isn't like that. I just don't know what to do."

She thought over what she was going to say a second and then when she got all her thoughts together, she knelt down to look him in the eye. She always felt it was better to talk to someone like this.
"hmm... Well, whenever someones down, I usually bake a cake for them... But you can never truly know whats wrong unless they talk to you... but, you don't want to push it. All you should do is be there to cheer her up." She tried to give a smile as she gave him the best idea he had.
"If you want, when work is over, I could help you make a cake for her... Or if you know she likes something else, I could help you make that." She said, hoping it would help him with his problem.
"And about the costume, if you really don't want to wear it, tell her. Say something like it goes against your rights if she forced you." She said with a smile as she tried to cheer him up. She wasn't that good as cheering people up but she would try her best.

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Millie sat in the benches holding her water bottle she took with here from home everyday, inside her hand was two pills for her pains she had. The week had taken it's toll s her face as pale hair wasn't as bouncy. She touched her face, Maxine was sitting next to her comig in unnoticed taking her hand as if to say it'll be okay. Millie tried to smile her link hair fell from its untidy bun covering her face some she spoke with a saddenes she could feel but was lost as to why,"the dream.."she spoke carefully,"it continues maxi, every year it continues and I see more of this nightmare. At first it didn't matter I never saw an actual face..but I did last night. It was a child she looked liked me but different I felt a overwhelming saddenes as if she was related to me. Then I was struck and I kept yelling 'the baby what about my baby' and woke up covered in tears.." she looked at maxi with sorrow and cried softly on her shoulders,"why does this occur every year, same month same week." she head rested on her shoulders still sobbing.

Maxi listened to her carefully and just let her speak, she always let her speak and then cry like always. But this year she had to speak up,say something, anything. She had met Millie some time ago and stumbled across her one day crying here holding onto a bottle, medicine, Millie let her inside her heart and mind and at the moment she felt closer to her. Only she knew and it stayed that way. Maxis eyes wanted to tear up but fought it stroking her stringy hair she loved to play with when they sat on the bed talking about happier topics. Today wouldnt be one of those nights. "mills..I know I just listen but I have to speak." talking a breath Maxine sat her up and looked into her eyes seriously,"I know you say you never were married or had family..but maybe your.." she paused unsure if what she would utter would sound as crazy as she thought it in her mind, the dreams the people he feelings she gets and her emotions the nurturing way she is and the fondness of small kids and babies,"Mills what if your really that girl..you said you woke up in a hospital bed, that the doctors said what they did..maybe they lied. What if you had a family?"

'Family' the word echoed in her head, she knew she was in an accident yes he doctors seemed shady true..but lying to her.."Maxine..." she was about to speak when she forgot and her head pain worsened she stared at maxi she sounded a tad crazy. "no I am sure I am an only child and I would know if I was married I'd be living in the countyside of this town cummuting to work." patting her face softly she smiled weakly but honestly her prior thought forgotten and she didn't take note of it any further as I'd someone tampered with her mind.

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Maxine smiled back laughing lightly, he idea was far fetched but then again maybe her dream was manafested into a family massacre to his the real truth of her yearly epidoes and head pains. Millie was now fixing herself, Benny would be coming soon and they didn't want to tell him yet. Maxine stood up wiping away tears that had escaped,"..maybe we should seek out a therapist Mills, to you know, help find out why this happens. It's normal to have a traumatic event hide behind a false one to protect yourself.." what Millie didn't know is that she too had odd dreams but didn't tell anyone, they were only dreams and didn't bother her that much. Maxine was looking at her with a no way look,"I know I know you want to just forget after this week till next year and see what happens.." she slumped in defeat itching her plain shirt taking a seat at the employee table,"I hate covering up.."

Millie looks at her, she wanted the dream to end thats why she endured it every year and let the emotions and feelings flow out. Shaking her head Millie patted her head messing her hair changing the mood,"proper ladies keep themselfs covered, besides it's not sanitary Maxine.." she looked at the ceiling,"I was thinking of letting Benny know too, I see how he worries for me and I hate to see him with that face." she looked to see Maxine's reaction, she nodded in agreement. "...I wouldn't let him see me cry but he will know why I am the way I am. I feel the dream is at its end Maxi, it'll be over soon enuff and I can put this to rest and seek out the family, I know it's like a vision. I think it could be a ghostly presence.."

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Maxine sat there waiting for Benny to arrive, she was one to never wait too long 'work must be done' was her motto despite how she dressed."Mills...i think i should go check up on Aiko. let me know how Benny takes the news..." she looked at her hoping that she would be alright without her,"please don't do anything i would Mills.." seriousness of her voice shocked Millie but she smiled weakly and waved her off. once in the lower kitchen she saw everyone going and coming. in the fridge maxi came out with her puffs, placing them on the counter behind the window she took the plate and put half the puffs."hey someone place these and put the glass lid on it will ya?" she shouted leaving to put the rest away.


in the employee room, Millie sat there at the table waiting for Benny, the dream still fresh in her mind.