"So long as she is fit to receive visitors. She is a new mother, after all. Wait here."
He leaves, then comes back a minute later.
"Come on, but try not to make any loud noises."
He leads you to one of the back rooms. Gem is curled up next to a small colt swaddled in a blanket. She smiles at you when you enter the room.>>384484
"Not for having an ugly slave, no Master. Please come, the doctor should look at your bandages.">>384487
"The new beds and chest have reach the militia. Your bother has been making a few weapons and pieces of armor with his slaves, but he seems more interested in treating them like people than working from what I hear. The masons and siege engineers would like to have a word with your about creating a more defensible fortress. A few of the infant pups are old enough to leave their mothers' arms and wander around the fortress on their own, so you might want to at least check up on them or their parents."
He cuts a tall stalk of something that is growing in the farm plot, strips its leaves, then cracks it in two and offers and half to you.
"Taste this and tell me what you think.">>384489
Boyar is talking with Prophecy in the above ground farm plots.>>384493Aidi?
Your arrow goes wide and hits the berm behind the target.
"Oooh, too bad. Try again.">>384516
She rolls over to face you, blushing.
"It's just that…when they taught us how to provide companion they trained me and the other females on Runts. They did that so they would not have to worry about us becoming, um, loose."
She looks you up and down again and gulps.
"You are a dig dog. Do you see why I am worried?"