I made it a lot earlier today, but didn’t get around to actually typing it until a bit ago! Things are coming along nicely so far. I even managed to sneak some size shenanigans into the story, because it’s me.
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One second, they all sat in a comfortable silence together, waiting. The next, they weren’t alone in the tall, round room.
A figure hunched on the ground without a chair of his own. Even seated on the floor, he towered over the rest, easily clearing fifteen feet in that position. Huge, feathered, ash-grey wings draped over his back and across the floor space behind him, which was kept clear mainly for his comfort when he came to the main room like this. Half-lidded, ember orange eyes scanned the small gathering and he shifted to be more comfortable, resting his hands on his knees.