I yawned and stretched my arms then tried finding the warmth of
my brother which has disappeared. I opened my eyes slowly trying to adjust them
to the light. I held my hand up to my forehead to block out the glare from the
sun high up in the sky.
"Brother?" I mumbled searching the ground again.
I only felt the dip in the soft material and a lost warmth on it.
I whined about the fact that he's gone. He must've gone to the village to beg.
Brother is always doing it the safe way while I the fun way. But I understand
his logic so we won't run into to much trouble.
I got up lazily tripping over a lump in the ground but not
falling over. Pushing my weight on the crate, I sat down and stared down at my
grimy feet which were dangling off the edge of the crate since I wasn't very
I sighed and fiddled with my thumbs. "Brother, why can't you
tell me why you always disappear when I wake up?" I watc