In Armin's honest opinion, Halloween was okay. Everyone else seemed to have a strong opinion either way. It was great, or it was terrible. For Armin, it was both; He liked dressing up in a costume and receiving candy from strangers, but he hated the whole 'scary' aspect of the holiday. Unfortunately for him, he was reaching that age where it was considered inappropriate to collect candy anymore. He was a firm believer that you were never too old for trick-or-treating.
But even his friends were against him this year. Mikasa herself had requested that they all simply stay home and hand out candy that year. Armin was mortified, going out that day and buying his costume, just to spite her. But most of his other friends shared the sentiment. Jean suggested they throw a party, which was a better idea than just handing out candy, but still not the same. Only Eren took Armin's side, pleading the case with more passion and fervor than the blonde could muster himself.
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