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He should be over there, Gobber decided of his current situation. Instead his hand reached for a freshly filled mug of ale, and his bottom remained firmly in his seat.
He should be over there, standing next to his best friend. Not using the last of his sobriety to fight down inappropriate urges to throttle Stoick, to resist challenging his battle-brother to Hólmgang.
He should be over there, supporting the new couple. Gobber licked his lips, tasting the guilt, shame and anger that tainted an otherwise fine drink.
He should be over there, telling the joke that has everyone laughing. Instead it's Ack who caused the uproarnot through a joke but by stumbling headfirst over a mead barrel. Stoick slaped a hand to his belly and laughs, bold and free. His new wife bumped his shoulder with a chuckle of her own.
Despite all he had drank that evening, Gobber struggled with a dry swallo
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"Oh, for Odin's sake "
"Hiccup? Are you up there?"
It had been such a peaceful morning. For once, there hadn't been a morning fight with Toothless, nor had Stoick woke Hiccup up. He had thought that he would finally have a chance to have a day off, to sleep. But of course, if not Toothless or Stoick were there to destroy it, someone else would. This time, it was Astrid.
Hiccup would usually be happy and excited to see Astrid, but today he didn't actually want to see anyone. Wow, did he really think this? Yes, he did. "Yes, I am." Hiccup groaned from his squiggly bed.
Astrid looked around the house, knowing that Hiccup was still in his bed. She didn't want to force him out of bed, even though he wanted him to get up. She giggled quietly at the mess in the house. You could tell that there was no woman around, to clean. There were weapons and tools of all sorts, on the dining table. There were dirty dishes, bowls and plates under them, and Hiccup's many books and papers.
The Minor Fall, The Major LiftIt was over. The war that had lasted for years was over. The death and destruction for the entire island of Berk, was over. The Vikings of Valgerdunn had finally buried the hatchet, and left Berk, to return to their own island. All that was left now was the ruins of a once beautiful village.The Minor Fall, The Major Lift in Fan Fiction More Like This
The dragon attacks had been the biggest threat to Berk for centuries, but once Hiccup and Toothless came around, everything changed. The Vikings befriended the dragons, and worked together with them, after defeating the Red Death. Berk's buildings were restored for hopefully the last time in a long while, with the help of the dragons. No one would ever have expected that there were other enemies than dragons. There had never been any other enemies.
Berk being located just a few degrees from Freezing to Death, was one of the major reasons why the people that lived there wouldn't expect visits from other Vikings. Berk never really had to trade with other villages, as they had everything they ne