Nia groaned as she slowly regained consciousness. She opened her eyes and found herself staring at a very familiar ceiling. Her ceiling. She glanced around and found that she was indeed inside of her room, in her own bed. She slowly sat up and rubbed her head. What was going on? Why was she here and not in the monster kingdom?
The last thing she remembered was her brother walking away from her in the arena and then… nothing. She got out of bed and stumbled forward. A look of surprise made it’s way across her face. She felt… weird. Not tired or weary, but weird. It was like that feeling when your leg was asleep, but across her whole body.
She looked over and saw Visas, her mother’s handmaiden, standing in the doorway. She was holding a tray of food in her hands. “Visas?” she asked. “What am I doing here? How did I get back? Where is everyone?” she asked walking towards her.
She stumbled, but Visas quickly steppe