The Somewhere Cycle
Volume 1: "Wander and Green Brier"
Written by The Descendant
It was still before dawn, the second time I awoke. There is an unusual sensation across my foreleg and I awake to find Jeroh is standing next to my bed, massaging my leg, looking down on me with sad eyes.
"Jeroh?" I asked, "What's wrong?"
you were cryin' in your sleep, sir
cryin' pretty bad," speaks my summoner.
"Well, yes," I say, "I had a
I had been about to say "bad dream". As he looks on I put a smile on in the dim light, then returns to his bassinet.
The second time I wake up bawlin', shaking. Tucker is roused from his slumber once more. I hear him grumbling from the lavatory as his clawed feet make their way across the tiles.
Soon the door opens and I see the wyvern's form silhouetted in the pre-dawn light.
"Ya' alright, general, me bucko?" he asks, peering at me with drowsy eyes.
"Meh," I answer, "Must have