The myriad of sounds in the forest eased Ran’s mind, the gentle feeling of the grass between their toes was nostalgic. It had been long since they had been so comforted, during the year this journey had taken them so far from home, and it was not an easy one. They had made many friends on this journey but enemies as well.
Their travels saw them grow, as well as leave the island they called home behind, an island many had never even heard of. Despite being in a land they had never before set foot before they started this journey, they felt at ease, the forest reminding them of the lush forests back home at the base of the mountain. As they strolled through the forest, their shoes hanging over their shoulders, they thought of their home, long left behind.
Despite the size of the forest they had chosen to take their time, bidding farewell to the friends that had travelled with them so they could spend some time alone. They had