Both the Chavez and Stoneham children had buried one another in the large ball pit complex that was the centerpiece of the game room, and both Natalie and Xella relaxed in recliners as they watched them roughhouse.
"Be sure to come up for air, kiddos!" Natalie called out, and Tad's head came popping up, grinning, "Havin' fun?"
"YEAH!" The boy squealed out, "This thing's DEEEEP!"
"Are your hatchmates even ztill in zere?" the kobold asked in her thick accent, still gazing in wonderment at the place before settling her focus back on the human child.
"Yeah, Juan's down near the bottom and Riley's in the corner, I think she's commin' up r-"
"WRAAAAAAARRR!" The stoneham girl exploded out of the pit, scattering multi-colored balls everywhere, "I'M A DRAGON! I'M GONNA EAT YOUUUU! WRAAAAAAAAAAR!!!" Xella laughed hard enough to tumble out of her lounge. "You okay, lizard-lady?" The Allwatcher got to her feet and put her hands on her hips