Featuring Ravette and Judas
Early Spring, Year 1993 of the New Age
Austerian Territory, Auster Wood: Auster Grove
“Please behave,” a warm-eyed doe hisses to a small, grullo fawn at her side,”You’re going to embarass me and your father.”
The fawn, whose coat had just started to lighten, rolls his eyes. “Yes, mother.”
“I’m serious, Judas, now go!” She nudges him and he snorts derisively. The young lord wanders off, weaving between the legs of the adult Austerians who were much more excited to be here. He had sat still for what seemed like hours while hoofmaidens decorated his mane with flowers and brushed his coat to perfection. No son of a prince was going to go to a wedding looking anything less than perfect.
Unfortunately, that perfection was short lived. He shakes his mane, tossing a few flowers out of it. “Dad said th