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I climbed down carefully and leapt from the rock- landing with a unsatisfying THUMP. I blinked and wiped my sweaty brow. Being outside for this long was making me tired- gathering herbs wasn't easy in the summer heat either…
I bit my lip once I realized the giant was glaring at me. I nodded to Kilek, motioning him to move back.
Kilek scrambled to his feet and trotted over.
"I don't think he's comfortable with two of us around…" Kilek whispered in my ear.
I scowled at him. He basically said, "He doesn't like you. Let me do it!"
I rolled my eyes and took out the herbs. "No, I got this. You stay here,"
Kilek seemed like he was about to argue but he forced his mouth shut and let me pass.
I took a few tentative steps forward and met the giant's angry eyes with my own calm ones.
"Hey- no need to have that look," I said with a light smile. "I'm not gonna hurt you, kay?"
The giant rolled his eyes and sat up straighter, pushing his chest out, making his already e
A Dangerous Guest GT"It's- it's a giant! You know, one of the soldiers we saw weeks ago!"A Dangerous Guest GT by waterstar70
I blinked in fascination and glanced at my younger cousin and sighed. "We can't tell anyone about this, Kilek… You know that right?"
"Right!" Kilek grinned and took a cautious step forward. "He's- he's hurt! What happened?"
The young Ampershian scrambled forward and peered over the ledge, staring down, down into the deep hole, where the giant lay.
I joined him fearfully and gulped before gazing upon the giant's bruised face. He wore a dark green set of garments- he was panting, wincing with pain… Dust covered his skin, dark red blotches on his arms and bare neck.
"What- what do you think happened?" Kilek repeated, his golden eyes widened with concern.
I shrugged. "I don't know, Kylek…"
"Shouldn't we help the poor thing?" Kilek met my eyes eagerly. "He's injured!"
"Kielk- we barely know him! What if he's spying? What if he tries to steal us----!"
"He won't if we try to help him!" Kilek argue