His ears were perked, his gaze intent. He waited, and waited, and then waited a little more. For so long his ears started to droop.
And just when Watch Me thought he wasn't going to get an answer, the other buck finally began to reply. ‘Oh,’ he said and Watch Me immediately started nodding encouragingly, his brows shooting up.
Well, yes. That was certainly one way to describe her.
“Of course,” Watch Me replied in a much more hurried manner, “only in a good way. I would say she’s quite the fiery one!” If by fiery you also meant ‘had once wanted to challenge the very foundations of The Royal Rainbow Troupe’. Not that he ever thought about that.
“I must tell you that she's a very well-loved member of my troupe and I have a very keen interest in her and her children's well-being. I’m basically like another father.” He smiled proudly. “So, what are your plans? Will you join the troupe? You’d be quite welcome.”
But he wasn’t done just yet.
Since it took so long for the buck to reply, Watch Me figured he’d ask every question now and save them some time.
“Do tell - did you romance her? How did you even meet? Are you in love