Fan Fic: Duties
Change is something that cannot be stopped. Like time itself, it is a constant. Sometimes, however, it needs a push in a certain direction. Six particular mares, chosen by the Elements of Harmony, will light the path that the future of Equestria shall follow in a way they never thought possible. All while learning more about each other and the princesses that rule their land.A series of stories following the six Spirits of Harmony and the two Royal Sisters of Canterlot as they go through radical changes that will forever affect Equestria and its many denizens.This My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic fanfic is written by Denim_Blue. You can start reading it here.
This fanfic includes examples of:
- Badass Princess: The Mane 6, Celestia and Luna may be princesses, but they can still kick some flank when their subjects and nation are threatened.
- Dawn of an Era: With the Mane 6's coronation, the world started to become more independent from the ponies' control. Weathers became wilder, nature started looking after itself, Sun no longer rotates around the world, and both the Sun and Moon are no longer in Celestia and Luna's control. Nowadays, only the new princesses have some control over them and Celestia can only control how much heat and light the Sun gives.
- Heel-Face Turn: Trixie, who was unemployed and poor after the Ursa Minor incident, started working as a Royal Adviser to Princess Twilight Sparkle.
- Mayfly-December Romance: Princess Cadance and Shining Armor who will actively attempt to subvert this by casting a spell that will remove Cadance's immortality but allow both of them to live an extended lifespan.
- Paparazzi: In chapter 3, we are shown that Sweetie Belle was having this problem a lot due to being a sister of one of the newly crowned princesses. This has become such a problem that Sweetie's bodyguards (who are actually Royal Guards) and Cheerilee had to interfere.
- Who Wants to Live Forever?: Rarity and Applejack were saddened by the fact that due to them being immortal alicorn rulers now, they will see their family and loved ones die one day.
- Working with the Ex: While details are scarce on what exactly happened, chapter 12 reveals that Princess Luna and Queen Chrysalis are former lovers. While centuries have gone by since then and both having long since moved on, Celestia is still mad about the break up, because whatever happened caused Luna a deep amount of pain.
- World Gone Mad: In the Discord Arc, we're shown how crazy Equestria and the Laws of Physics become.