"are we there yet?"
"no stop complaining Shrub"
"just listen to Peppercorn"
Peppercorn gave him a glare and he shut his mouth quietly.
"Ahh thats better" said shrub holding his talons up to the fire they had lit earlier.
"hey guys it's getting dark" said Olive
"your right" replied Peppercorn "come on Shrub lets go to bed" she said then moved into their cave to sleep. i hope we find maple in time she thought as she drifted off to sleep
(see Prologue for Gatherer pt 2 for more)