“Receive much of a scolding from Ingor today, Kal?” Kalink flinched when he heard that sentence. He slowly turned to face the owner of the voice, and sure enough, the person was none other than Ingor’s daughter, Lakieta. She walked up to him, leaning in towards him, looking him square in the eye. Lakieta was fairly tall for a female, only a few inches shorter than Kalink, meaning she didn’t have to look up into his eyes to stare him down. “Must be nice, getting to sleep in and not having to worry about taking care of one’s responsibilities,” she said, not averting her gaze from Kalink’s, her gray-green eyes feeling like they were piercing right into his very soul, or so Kalink thought to himself.
“No scolding for me today,” Kalink said with a grin, “I do, however, get the joy of helping the two of you now.” Her eyes narrowing ever so slightly, she had a smirk come over her fa