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I think I figured out the secret. Images.
"Okay, repowering your leg. If something blows up, it'll be now," he says cheerfully as he re-engages the power flow. Gee, thanks, Em.
Nothing explodes, however, and your systems quickly interface with and naturalize the hardware. A few moments, and the power has normalized to what you'll need, and you can't feel any difference as you swing your leg experimentally.
He repeats the process for each limb at a time, and you note as you watch him operate on you that the two in your legs are slightly larger. It's sort of morbidly fascinating, seeing yourself popped open.
"Aaaaand...done. Twelve point three minutes. A new record," Emerald says, putting down his tools.
"You need to work on your stamina, Em," you say wryly as you stretch your shoulder, testing its feel.
"I can't help it, it was just too good," he says, putting the back of his hand to his forehead in a swoon, repair gauntlet and all. "No but seriously, that was a breeze. Don't get used to it. Normally installing hardware requires getting ahold of a liaison from R&D to do the work. It's just that I knew this equipment so well. How's it reading?"
"All green," you say--wait. "Whoops, sorry. All systems nominal." You hop up and down a few times. Your systems indicate a slight increase in charge.
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"Awesome," he says as he removes the workgloves. You're inclined to agree.
"Thanks, Em. I owe you one." You leave the lab with a spring, literally, in your step, and watch your capacitors build.