EmeraldIt stares wide eyed and calculating,Emerald3 years ago in Free Fella
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Wondering how they view the wonders of the world
When there is startling so much to take in.
The green orbs of its eyes seem to gleam
As the darkness closes in and they brighten the skies,
Tear away the glow of the stars
If only to see
For they know the vastness of the land
And cannot explore it in a day
So they lengthen the span of the day,
Stealing away the darkness that covers,
Protects and hides creatures like it.
As it hunts, the green fades.
Its eyes narrow and it prepares,
Pressed to the ground for cover, it remains still.
One small intake of breath is heard
Then it disappears completely,
Not even the green glow is seen.
All at once the skies darken,
The grass droops,
I open my arms wide, feeling the weight of Emerald as she falls through the air gracefully, like only a cat can, straight into my arms. The corner of my lips raise as my eyes fall on mischievous eyes, heavily clouded by innocence and feel my body rumble with feeling