Sa'id Chapter 5.1 - Eagle Pass
Aquilius stamped his hoof impatiently; Sa'id rolled in a bed of wildflowers. “Sa'íd, what are you doing?”
“Picking up food.” Sa'íd's fur was indeed matted with bits of flowers, leaves, sap, and who knew what else from rolling among the flowers for several minutes.
“If I wanted to graze on wildflowers, I would prefer them unsullied.”
Sa'íd jumped up and wrapped his paws around Aquilius' ears, smearing plant matter all over them. “Don't wipe it off. It'll be worth it. Hold very still 'til I return. I'll be right back.” With that, he dashed into a copse, thrashing about within. Minutes later, he emerged, followed by a cloud of butterflies. He stayed just ahead of them until he pounced on Aquilius' back, stood up on his hind paws, spread his arms, and held still.
“Alright, ready to go. Walk slow and stately; you need the practice if you're going to be a patrician with an estate, after all.” Aquilius turned his head, thin