Genetic Attraction: part 4
The doors opened, revealing a spacious room that disappeared on either side as it wrapped around the gargantuan bole like a hollow belt. The opposite wall was the tree itself, with its grooved, mossy bark left in its natural state. But those details only flitted through the back of Flyspur’s mind, barely touching his awareness. What had caught his undivided attention was the crowd. The room was brimming with eagerly chatting Jssfloon. They stood talking in clusters or sat on cushions around low, round tables, or stood at what appeared to be a buffet near the far wall. Although, he noticed that no one was eating or carrying drinks.
“The guests of honor have arrived!” Kya announced loudly, one upper hand making a flourish in the air while both lower ones gestured toward Flyspur and Rover.
The entire gathering grew instantly silent, all eyes turning on the newcomers...on Flyspur.