Death and Madness: Chapter TwelveMore Like This
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Location and Time: Skyrim post Helgen 201 4E
Main Pairing: Cicero / Dragonborn - Listener
31st of Frostfall (October), 4E 201
Every bump had him wincing as the patched up wheel creaked under the weight of its axle. If that were not bad enough, even driving slowly with only one tongue was unwieldy at best. Without equal pull on both sides of the ever more frustrated mare, the wagon kept drifting to the left. Till finally after the third time of going into the field that hour Cicero decided to jump down and guide the horse upon foot. He ignored how his legs wobbled under him in fatigue. With tingling feet, he pushed on, determined to reach the meadery before calling it a night.
The mare however was not so patient and kept trying to nip him. This did not help improve Cicero’s already wary impression of horses since even in the past they never seemed to care for him.
“They smell the blood upon us and it scares