08-25-2007, 05:59 PM
By now, Athena had completely blocked out the argument behind her. "Thanks, Sleipnir, for being there when I was down." she said, talking about when she'd cried. No ordinary horse could've been that perceptive. Sleipnir whinnied, nudging her. She smiled. "You're a good friend and listener, it's just too bad you can't talk back."