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It's Called Preening, Twilight by johnjoseco It's Called Preening, Twilight by johnjoseco
Or is she just nipping at her feathers....?

Been a while since I've uploaded something! Next week I shall upload more things!
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WarriorDan Featured By Owner 2 days ago
For Twilight it's preening, but for Celestia her favorite dessert...
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Lakword Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
And then the music starts XD (Molly theme)
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banana-bus Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2014  New member
I'm pretty sure preening is a private thing. Celestia is now Molestia, and the pegasi have not taught Twilight much about her wings.
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ZombieFX Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2014
oh god. she tasted flesh!
RUN!

(ye i know it was a father... but thats how it always starts)
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mlpcool495 Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2014
pretty
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TheBluApple Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2014
:D
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Cooper31 Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Does it taste of Apple and blackcurrant juice celestia?
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FlockOfMoosen Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014
That's a really awesome picture.
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:iconmlpcool495:
mlpcool495 Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2014
you Draw AMAZING
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:iconnalana:
Nalana Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2014  Hobbyist
This is just twenty shades of adorable. And I'm digging your coloring style.
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virtualong Featured By Owner May 22, 2014
JJ is one of my favorite pony artists! he captures the escence of... nah what the hell, i like his drawing's naughtiness! it's funny hot!
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Commander1290 Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014
Twilight Shocked Emote < What's preening...?
Princess Celestia Icon Profile < It's what princess's do.. Sometimes.
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UnknownAlicorn Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
They're just eating anything they would want......Because they can.
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schneezer Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2014
More things are good.
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JoshuaGuizzo Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2014  Student Digital Artist
...........nom
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rosyilovetfm Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014  Student Artist
princess molestia
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HeavenIsForReal Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014   Artist
lol first  thing i thought
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arjunadas Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014
dude, a chick who is a thousand years old would be sooooo experienced
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EdanaRose Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2014  Student General Artist
OMFG THIS :heart:
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GJTProductions Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2014
:iconspikethedragonplz: -> :iconwhutplz: "???!?"
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Rainbow2-0 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013
Uh..........

I don't get it
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LaughButts Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Ehhhhhh, time for some nasty afterwards! <3
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Celestial-Rainstorm Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I see all these "Molestia" comments...

Why can't Celestia just be doing something a bit nice and motherly for Twilight? After all, she's never had wings before, and those things need proper care. I'm being dead serious. I'm studying to be a raptor rehabilitation and matted feathers pose a huge health risk. 

Stop with all the Molestia comments. Please? 
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Rainbow-Slash-Pegasi Featured By Owner May 24, 2014
Exactly! What Celestia and Twilight have is a MOTHER-DAUGHTER relationship, NOT a romantic/homosexual relationship.

:iconenterplz: :iconmolestiaplz: :iconexitplz:

:iconenterplz: :icontrollestiaplz: :iconexitplz:
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Celestial-Rainstorm Featured By Owner May 24, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Right? Sometimes the MLP fandom baffles me. I adore the show, I even have a few toys (my Build-A-Bear Fluttershy is my pride and joy) and I support all relationships, be they man and woman, or man/man or woman/woman, but this is getting ridiculous. Can't characters have a strong love for one another without banging their brains out? 
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Rainbow-Slash-Pegasi Featured By Owner May 24, 2014
Exactly! Love isnt all about sex and/or babies! My parents havent had sex since i was 10 and im 13 now! Shining and Cade-Cade are married and they dont have kids! Its possible they WILL have kids someday but we'll see.
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BarryFromMars Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
It's in the interpretation. I don't see a point in interpreting it in a way that isn't motherly, Also that's Celestia's hair there and not Molestia's. Twi IS Blushing though, But it might just be her being worrisome again.
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Celestial-Rainstorm Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Twilight is indeed worrisome. I thought she was blushing because Celestia noticed how she hadn't quite taken care of her wings properly. She doesn't know how yet!
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BarryFromMars Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
I notice JJ uploaded this before Equestria Girls came out.
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AscendedDemon Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
She always had like a motherly or sisterly feel around Twilight in my opinion. And it is true about preening. It is a very important part of wing/feather care
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TheRavingIdiot Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow.
I didn't even THINK of a Molestia thing going on here. (Totally made sense)
True, I agree with you.
I think it's more of a motherly thing instead of a Molestia thing.
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TumblrBlaze Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Aw! That's adowable!  ^w^
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1nfernalFlame Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
It's nasty, P. Molestia is at work here 
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JoshuaGuizzo Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Nom~
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xXxEpicDreamerxXx Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
(( I love how you do the shading and the expressions , your work is fantastic <33))
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ShyCryDubstep Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2013
Ahhhh!
I see that Molestia look creeping into Celestia's eyes!
Clapping Pony Icon - Princess Celestia 
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Aerodil Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Cute, but I noticed Celestia's jewels and eyes are the wrong color. They are more of a reddish-pink than purple.
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Geminice Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2013
*eats popcorn* I wonder where this is going :-)

But seriously though this is a nice picture and an easy fave!
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Soaring-Spirit-Pony Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
😑 honestly, let me say something. WHY DO U DO ART FOR PRINCESS MOLESTIA ok I'm done now
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AlternateHistory Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Technically, it's not Molestia, since she doesn't have the purple hair. I'd just chock it up to being nice.
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Soaring-Spirit-Pony Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
He draws for it that's what i was saying he draws for the comic thing
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metalsystem761 Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2013
Celestia:  Oh my Twilight your wings are really big for your size, here let me help "preen" you up
Twilight: (steals a line from fluttershy) Oh my
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ALDOELI Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Lunacorns ON ICE!
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MLPegasis4898 Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist

Stop eating her wings, Celestia! :XD: :XD: :XD:

Nice pic, love all the details! :love: :love: :love:

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FoxFire-47133 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
clean, straight feathers are the best for flying.
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sonsal300 Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
:iconmolestiaplz: just preening....
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ToldenNightMare Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2013
Celestia: I'M GOING TO EAT YOUR WINGS! :omnomnom:
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RainbowDash420 Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2013
cute, hot, wrong ,right
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Aprion Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
she looks both surprised and embarrased at the same time. its just adorable. Its got to be quite the adjustment suddenly having wings. she likely has no clue how to care for them. Not untill she finds a book on the subject anyways. or asks Rainbow dash or fluttershy. but knowing twilight the book is the more likely option. :D
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SlateSadPony Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2013
And it is absolutely 100% not sexual and completely platonic and necessary.
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