...y was he
still here? Hewhy wasnt he down with the other knights? And especially after
what he has just donewhy did he stay by his side? Tears slipped down the cubs
hot cheeks. Cheeks red hot with shame as well as fever. How could he have done
that?!Plucki smiled gently, recognizing
the red color of shame. It had taken some trying to get out of the council
chambers but hed managed it. Seeing how Cubbi was, the captain scolded himself
for leaving the cub in the first place. But nothing could be done about it now.
He brushed some tears off the younger knights face with his thumb.Cubbi, physically weak and
beginning to feel a little nauseous again, laid his head down onto the Gummi
knights thigh. The nausea cooled here. He closed his eyes as the tears fell.
Mustering a little bit of strength, he mumbled, softly,M sorryBefore Plucki could give a reply,
the door opened and Grubbi walked in, a small tray in hand. Setting it on the
nightstand, he said,Kid hasnt eaten for two days. He
needs some food.Cubbi caught a whiff of the broth,
groaned, and buried his face completely into Pluckis leg. NoUrsa slipped out of the room and
down the hall, headed back towards the coun...