Slipping Between Dreams Part 25
The doorbell rang, and Seth warily checked who it was. A petite wolf kin girl with pixie cut brown hair, and sandy fur stood awkwardly on the porch. She held a small bag with the logo from Lorelei's Music in one hand, and a larger, clear bag with a pint of Celestial Ice Cream Dreams. Opening the door slowly, Seth poked his head out.
The girl turned her amber gaze on him and stood staring a moment.
"What do you want?" Seth tried again, agitatedly.
Blinking dazedly, she responded, "Uh... Hi. I'm Reni, Thia's friend. I came to check on her. She wasn't at work today...."
Sighing resignedly, Seth opened the door fully and gestured her in. "She's currently being treated by a healer, so you'll have to wait a bit. I'm Seth, Thia's brother."
Reni frowned. "Thia talks about you all the time, but... I didn't expect you to look so... worn down. She makes you seem invincible, all powerfu