Chapter 6: Ancient Creatures
Windstrider and Elees soared high above the clouds as they flew inland away from the sea. Lylia rode on Windstrider's back as she had when they first left Danthuania.
"I'll need to get some supplies in the next town we come to." Lylia said. "I may see about getting a saddle."
Windstrider chuckled at her comment. "Do you intend to saddle me like a horse?" the gryphon inquired.
"There's a reason why humans put saddles on horses, Windstrider." Lylia replied, rubbing her backside uncomfortably. "Riding bareback is not exactly fun."
"Very well. But just remember that I'm not a beast of burden. I may be cultured and educated, but I'm not domesticated." Windstrider said.
Lylia chuckled. "I would never treat you like that. You know I have nothing but the utmost respect for you."
"I know." Windstrider said with a smile.
Elees flew alongside her mate, smiling warmly.
"How are you doing, Elees?" Windstrider asked.
"I'm doing alright, I guess." Elees replied, flapping