Cheating

by Stealthcat

Eafa heard a slight bump. Turning he said, “I believe something jumped into the back of the carriage.”

Gari shrugged, “He does that.”

“He?”

“A courier from the keep, he runs as a full form cheetah. Those cats don’t have much endurance.” Gari explained, “So he hitchhikes and back at the keep they think he runs the whole way. He thinks I don’t notice.”

The man blinked and then looked back at the carriage and the cat trying to hide from them. “Do you mind these... hitchhikes?” He whispered.

“No, I don’t mind. So long as he doesn’t make a mess back there.” He paused, “Again...”

"Cheating", copyright Stealthcat