- I sighed with relief.
- Master Damien petted the mark on my rounded belly for a moment. He didn't seem to have the energy to really worry about it, though. He yawned and settled on his side gesturing me to lay in front of him.
- The mat we were on was narrow, but it wasn't an unpleasant place to sleep. The padding was thicker than it looked and the room was warm. I drifted to sleep with Master Damien's hand cupping my swollen stomach.