06-02-2012, 10:30 PM
"We rescued nobody else like you; you're the only one with such hair," Nedakh said apologetically, his eyes conveying nothing but sincerity. Taka went over and hugged her father's leg.
"He misses his son, daddy," she said, looking up, up, up at him.
"I know he, does, sweetheart; I would miss you and Phelan," the Eltos said to his daughter. He looked back up at the stranger. "If it would help... well, when you're well enough, you could help me go over the battlefield and finally lay the slain to rest... I can understand if the thought is too much, however."
"You're on the continent of Aves, in the Avian capital of Tuono, in the Temple of the Chaos God, and I'm Lucius, one of the apprentices here," Lucius explained. "The Master wasn't going to let me save you, was gonna let you die, but something told me you were important- call it a hunch."