The Wishing Map 42

We celebrate in public. But when we fail we go home.

Mitch Teemley

Wishing pix-Title-(framed)

Note: To read The Wishing Mapfrom the beginning, click here.

The Wishing Map

Chapter Ten: Lost… (Continued)

Previously: After being mistakenly celebrated as a great warrior princess and given a mansion to live in, Gina was exposed by blackmailers.

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Gina rubbed Puff’s soft, drooping ears until he drifted off to sleep; he was exhausted from his first two days in the world, especially from the traumatic events of that night. She kissed him on his inflamed horn nubs, then went and found a quill and parchment. She was tempted to tour her might-have-been palace one final time, but then decided not to torture herself. The note she left beside the sleeping dragon pup simply said:


Please take care of Puff.


It wasn’t that late when she left.  But Frengan farmers went to bed early, so the main street was mercifully empty.

She made…

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About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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