Made it to the daily goal, but it’s rough–really rough.
They had barely cleared the doorway when Machi and Jua appeared beside them. They had only taken a few steps when Machi tried to help Askari walk. They stopped and he raked all of them with a glare.
“I am not an invalid. I swear to the twins the next person to try and help me is going to be picking themselves up from the ground. I am following Tayi’s instructions. You are welcome to monitor me. But I will not be carried around again.”
The other three looked thoroughly chastised and followed a half step behind them. Although Jua refused to leave his fishing bear behind and after a very short distance he was again jabbing it at imagined fish that were much larger then the one he’d taken.
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