It seemed like it had been forever since Colo and Tahiry had shared a meal together.
Understandably, of course; The City hadn’t been quite itself as late, and all the Ministries seemed to be working overtime. Colo especially-- Tahiry wouldn’t have expected anything less from his warrior brother.
It was a grand day when their schedules lined up enough to allow for some much needed bonding time. Over a meal, obviously; why just talk when you can eat and talk at the same time? It was a lovely warm day to boot, so Tahiry had the idea of eating by the cool waters of the Oasis. He hated to blow his own horn, of course--
“This was an AMAZING idea, if I do say so!”
-- Actually, scratch that. He loved to.
“Well, I’m not going to miss spending my birthday with you. It’s tradition! The District can keep itself together for one day.” Colo laughed and put his bare feet up on the t