Look, fic! And down the rabbit hole i go yet again. /sobs
She was tired of not sleeping.
Emiri’s lips twitched in recognition of that irony as she walked through the halls of Caed Nua, Lottie trailing behind her on her way out of the keep. The soft click of the dog’s nails against the stone floor was a comfort, though she couldn’t explain why. When they reached the door that emptied into the courtyard, Emiri bit her lip in concentration as she eased it open as quietly as she could. She paused for Lottie to follow her out before closing it and heading for the newly-repaired reflecting pool by Brighthollow. It was the best place in Caed Nua for looking at the stars, and Emiri needed the distraction tonight.