[tGB] Who will you meet in the woods? (Green-Air / Abel / Pheasant Woods)[tGB] Who will you meet in the woods? by CowElk
It was the first time since joining the tribes that Abel had slept through the night. The dawn had woken him; he did not burst awake with a scream or curse for an innocent neighbor. The nightmares - visions of red claws and blue voices - still lingered, but had not built to their full strength. It was a relief to be rested again, with brighter eyes and a clearer mind, but the familiar sense of guilt gnawed away at his chest.
He had always comforted her in the nights she could not sleep. An extra story would be told, questions encouraged (but not always answered), and on occasion a song was hummed. In return, she never failed to be there when he awoke from one of his fitful dreams. How could he deserve to sleep peacefully when she was not in reach?
Abel followed his usual morning routine in an attempt to evade these thoughts. He avoided his new Tribe-Mates and slippe