HatchlingStory by rosedragonHatchling8 years ago in Fantasy More Like This
Edited by Asiil
The storm blows viciously in the canyon, echoing off the stone walls and resounding all the way through the canyons expanse as well as making it the only sound heard in the seemingly silent chasm. But she cant hear it. No, she isnt deaf. She was watching her egg, the glistening shell ignited by the light of the moon that reflected from the walls around her and her unborn. The sound of cracking is a wonderfully melodic tune for her and she hums a gentle song with delight. And waiting waiting for so long it seemed for her beloved hatchling to burst from the shell that hid it and kept it safe. A month had passed as she lay at the eggs side, no food to suffice her hunger and no water to quench her growing thirst. This little unhatched thing meant so much more to her than anything but another mother could know; more than life itself almost.
The time has come, a small, hardly open eye, a glimmering light seeming to flow from that or