Jynmi nodded, without turning to his friend, because his attention was still on the pokeball in his hand. "I know what you mean. I wouldn't have thought for a second I would get Dratini. I mean what are the odds."
"Now then." The old man called to the crowd. "The ceremony for these two is complete. As custom dictates they'll have till today's end to get their affairs in order. Then they'll leave town, and cannot return for at least one week." Redwood smiled at the crowd. "Now don't worry for these children. Since I've been doing these ceremonies, not one child has been hurt in that time, and most don't come back for a week because their young, and eager to see the world so they forget about their home town." He took a bow and stepped aside. The crowd cheered.