Orb's Year 937-938
He felt like he'd been kept from her arms for far too long while he'd served his time on the Nightwatch.
He was lucky that Fancy had waited for him!
For a man used to plenty of quiet - it certainly was a lot to get used to!
"Are you sure you want to do this?" her mother asked for once again as they headed to Taveryn's Kitchen.
"Yes, mama. I want to help. I'm old enough to help!"
"But you're still a child," Fanny argued. "I want you to enjoy your youth."
"I know, mama. But this is what I want. I want to work. I want to help support the family."
Fanny bit her lip and studied her daughter. "Alright, go see your Uncle Connor."
Orb's Year 940
"Perhaps we should move back to the home I was raise in," Keith suggested. "Fancy has Sebastian to care for her now."
Fanny hated to leave the only home she'd ever known, but also knew that there just wasn't room in their small little Baker cottage for such a big family. Sadly, she agreed.
"Just wait until I tell my step-mother. I'm sure she'll be very pleased to meet her grandchildren!" Keith said excitedly.