"Rainbow Dash....I....I hope you never have to find this out for yourself, but..." Fluttershy sniffled, then stared at her with piercing eyes. "Doing what's kind stops being easy...the moment that you realize that you can't be kind to everyone." She melted again, whimpering. "No matter how hard you tr-try..."
- Ynanhluutr, "You'll Do Very Very Unkind Things"

Fluttershy is one of Rainbow's original friends from Equestria, and the bearer of the Element of Kindness.

While in ghost form, she has empathic abilities which allow her to sense the emotions and health of other nearby ponies.