Tales from Vistus - Respite
“Alright, we’re gonna land. No arguments.”
“No arguments, Jinny.”
With Laerya being her typical stubborn self, and me being in no condition to do anything other than bend to her will, I let Shady land. We had been flying for several hours and night had fallen long ago; normally I would agree with Lae and stop to rest, but Shady himself had wanted to cover a lot of ground today. Ever since Vacerus’ reawakening he had been restless, unable to stay in one place for too long. It seemed the experience had shaken him, and my attempts to comfort him had little success. It wasn’t just him either; the rest of us felt the after-effects of that incident as well. I noticed Laerya’s usual cheerful expression would turn sombre when she thought I wasn’t looking, and Akorri could go several hours without uttering a single word. As for me...
It had been a month since Shady and I left Greenglade to travel with Laerya a