Chapter 3 – A shy first encounter
"You’re lost, aren't you?" Spike said after seeing that Dusk was frantically looking everywhere. "I told you we have to ask for directions!"
"I'm not lost!" Dusk replied annoying. "It's just... the shortcut that I took, it left me a little disoriented."
Dusk had surrounded the town heading towards the southwest, it was the right direction, but every time he saw a house, Dusk took a small detour to avoid it. So they were deviating slightly from their path.
"See? Here is the forest!" Dusk said happily pointing the way forward, towards the beginning of a forest. "I told you I didn't need to ask for directions."
Both of them left the road and are headed towards the bright forest.
"Is this the infamous and dark Everfree forest?" Spike asked looking everywhere.
This forest was far from gloomy. Sunlight easily passed between the branches of serene trees, leaving large gaps bathed by its light; it could hear the pleasant songs of birds all o