Nearly an orn passed by before Prowl appeared in the med bay, not as a patient but with the information that Ratchet had requested on any sparklings close to the age of the one found in Altihex. By all appearances, the sparkling was adapting well to the change in his surroundings, although it was clear he was most comfortable in Ratchet's presence; one of the younger front liners had made a joke about the sparkling thinking that the medic was his creator, but Prowl wondered if that wasn't too far from the truth. After all, the sparkling was just over a quarter-vorn old, young enough still to imprint on another to replace his lost creator.
The tactician stepped through the doors to the med bay, sensors immediately picking up on the presence of three mechs: Ratchet, First Aid, and the still-nameless sparkling. The quiet chirps from said sparkling were a good indicator that he'd just slipped into recharge and would likely remain that way for at least the next ten breems. That would