>Ruby decides to go dumpster diving, and after returning finds that none of her roommates are home.
>After a brief stop at the Hotel that Barber works at Ruby returns home to find guards stationed outside her apartment building.
>Ruby sneaks in through a window and hides in an abandoned apartment for the night.
>The next day Ruby goes up to her apartment and finds her roommates there, but Rat rather aggressively berates and attacks her, taking the gem from her earring in the process. This is ultimately what causes Ruby to leave her roommates behind.
>Emerald and Ruby decide to go to find Rat in the present day.
>Pip manages to tag along.
>They get to the apartment where they come to learn that Guards employed by Papillion may have taken the gem, and that Rat delivered the gem to warehouse 52 on the docks.
Continued in the next post...