Oh, Imriel, I’m sorry you feel this way...
Posted December 7, 2006 by Oona
I understand your being hurt and weary, and why you're conceding. HOWEVER -- I have misgivings about Shakkyo –
Call it feminine intuition, but I don't think he really has Hibou's best interests at heart, like you. He may be showy, but you showed how much you care for her well-being.
I was just making a silly joke when I suggested you bring her a badger -- but you DID. And then the nest -- such a lovely nest, and you even made sure those nasty crows would be scared off. She was SO thrilled by all this. If that wasn't love, well, gosh, I really don't know what is!
Please, Imriel -- reconsider. I hate for this to be the end of such a beautiful romance.
Completely switching gears, we return to Allegra and her crush on Chance, as well as her tenuous social position that even Oona may not be able to smooth over: