Home Once Again
The wind blew through his hair, teasing against the feathers he had woven into his braids. It brought the scent of salt and spray. The memories that rode along were a pleasant journey from the five years ago when he left.
He got a chance to go out and see the world. He did. He saw, he explored, and now he and his new family were coming home to stay.
A new smell rose up, painfully familiar but one that shouldn't be there. Fire, smoke, and blood.
Sweat on his brow, he hurried the horses.
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