Mintpaw sat quietly among the other cats of Haven for a moment. He wasn’t used to talking about himself, but he figured if everyone else was sharing how they came to be here, he may as well share as well. The apprentice cleared his throat, “um, I’m gonna tell you how I got to Safe Haven,” he said, not sure how else to get into the story.
“Well, I’m sure most of you know that I, along with, well, I think most of the cats here now, was born after the calamity struck. I don’t know what the pre-ashen world was like, I just assume it was a lot like Safe Haven. I’ve heard some stories of the different ways and places cats lived back then, from my parents when I was really little, from Pale, and from a few other pre-calamity cats. I…don’t really know what to think of those stories. It sounds a lot like the world might have been safer, in some aspects, but it seemed like all of the cats were divided which, I think, kind of sucks. But