just as the king was about to speak, a ear pierceing cry erupted from out side, it sounded like a crying dog in pain, a moose sounding to ward off others and a dragon shriek of pain mixed together and two times as loud, the shifter were used to this how ever, as this normally occured when they saw orphans running around the forest. The king said "yes i approve now hurry you must get to the border before dawn or the mission will not be succsesful" the seven children nodded, bowed, put they're hoods up and walked out of the throne room.
once out the LeopardMask made a gesture of thriumph and petted her two barking compainions. "yes! were getting to go on a mission! sweet!" said Hawk Ice as they walked down the path towards the walled boundries of the castle grounds. "this doesnt mean we're gonna be made into warshadows" said LeopardMask. Warshadows were the shifters top group of warriors they were vertually unbeatable but they had died a long time ago from poison in they're drinks. The k